captivity
Noun

confinement or imprisonment.

Noun

management of a natural resource to prevent exploitation, destruction, or neglect.

critical
Adjective

very important.

development
Noun

construction or preparation of land for housing, industry, or agriculture.

Noun

community and interactions of living and nonliving things in an area.

Noun

organism threatened with extinction.

Noun

process of complete disappearance of a species from Earth.

Noun

environment where an organism lives throughout the year or for shorter periods of time.

migration corridor
Noun

area connecting wildlife habitats disturbed and interrupted by human activity. Also called a green corridor.

pollinator
Noun

animal, object, or force such as wind that transfers pollen from one plant to another, allowing seeds to develop.

Noun

protection from use.

remote
Adjective

distant or far away.

Noun

land permanently saturated with water and sometimes covered with it.

threatened species
Noun

organism that may soon become endangered.

wild
Adjective

living in nature, not tame.

wildlife
Noun

organisms living in a natural environment.

Noun

place where animals are kept for exhibition.