Ecology Vocabulary
Winter 2011Oak Ridge Elementary
Habitat
The home or environment of an animal, plant, or other living thing.
Extinct
To cease or cause something to cease to exist
Endangered
a type of living thing that is in danger of extinction; "an endangered species"
Biodiversity
the number and variety of plant and animal life within a region
Traits
a feature, like coloring, hair, or shape in a living thing
Consumption
the using up of a resource
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Ecology Vocabulary

  1. 1. Ecology Vocabulary Winter 2011Oak Ridge Elementary
  2. 2. Habitat The home or environment of an animal, plant, or other living thing.
  3. 3. Extinct To cease or cause something to cease to exist
  4. 4. Endangered a type of living thing that is in danger of extinction; "an endangered species"
  5. 5. Biodiversity the number and variety of plant and animal life within a region
  6. 6. Traits a feature, like coloring, hair, or shape in a living thing
  7. 7. Consumption the using up of a resource

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