Those engaged in making changes to an object or structure in order to prevent further deterioration. For those who make changes to an object or structure so as to closely approximate its state at a specific time in its past, see "restorers." More generally, for those who undertake treatment, preventive care, and research directed toward long-term safekeeping of cultural and natural heritage, see "conservators.".

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Those engaged in making changes to an object or structure in order to prevent further deterioration. For those who make changes to an object or structure so as to closely approximate its state at a specific time in its past, see "restorers." More generally, for those who undertake treatment, preventive care, and research directed toward long-term safekeeping of cultural and natural heritage, see "conservators."

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Title
Preservationists
Date Published
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 22, 2021