SMART Thesaurus

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Preferred label

Level of protection

English term

Level of protection

Origin of term

NZHS Freshwater Database

Māori term

He pae whakaruruhau

Description English

A level of quality desired by stakeholders and implied by the selection management goals and water quality objectives for the water resources

Description-translation Māori

Pae whakaruruhau: Pae = platform; Whakaruruhau; the act of sheltering or providing protection (word to be x checked)

Related terms - Māori

paepae: = speakers platform; kaiwhakaruruhau: - someone who provides protection, shelter, a safe harbour

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