TITLE

Endangered species

AUTHOR(S)
Stranks, Jeremy
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
A-Z of the Environment;2008, p130
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "endangered species" is presented. It refers to the species whose numbers are so small that the species are at risk of extinction. Endangered species is also defined as a population of a particular species which is threatened by a changing environment or predation parameters and is at risk of becoming permanently inactive.
ACCESSION #
39449404

 

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