Endangered Species: Basics
Endangered Species: Idaho's Endangered Species
Endangered Species: Saved Species
Endangered Species: Extinct Animals
Endangered Species: Endangered Plants
Endangered Species: Q&A
- Basics |
- Idaho's Endangered Species |
- Saved Species |
- Extinct Animals |
- Endangered Plants |
- Endangered Species [ĕn-'dān-jûrd] ['spē-'sēz]
- Living organisms threatened with extinction by changes in their environment.
Animals or plants that are endangered can become extinct, so they need our immediate attention and protection. When a species becomes extinct, it is gone forever. This changes the food web it belonged to, which in turn disrupts the biodiversity of the whole habitat. Species need to be protected and saved so that future generations can experience their presence and value.
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