魚類學相關名詞中英對照
名詞 定義 
precautionary principle A proactive method of dealing with the environment that places the burden of proof on those whose activities could harm the environment; the opposite of the wait-and-see principle. The management concept stating that in cases 'where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall not be used as a reason for postponing cost-effective measures to prevent environmental degradation' (Rio Declaration).  
預防法則 用放下對活動可能傷害環境的那些舉証負擔的一種處理環境的積極方法;靜觀其變(wait-and-see principle)的相反詞。管理概念緊急事件「在有嚴重的或不能還原的損害之地方,沒有完全的科學確定下,將不被用作一個理由,以延長有成本效益的措施去避免環境的降級」(Rio 宣告). 
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