habitat


habitat
01. Many animals are in danger of going extinct because their [habitat] is being destroyed as cities spread into wilderness areas.
02. The wetlands here are a rich [habitat] for various kinds of birds.
03. The natural [habitat] of the lion is the savannah.
04. Cougars often come into the area because their [habitat] is being logged.
05. Introducing animals or plants into a foreign [habitat] often has disastrous results for the native life of the area.
06. Jane Goodall studied chimpanzees for many years in their native [habitat] in Africa.
07. The natural [habitat] of the panda bear is the bamboo forest.
08. Nicholas Ridley once remarked that the English countryside is one of the most heavily man-made [habitats] in Europe.
09. The Saint Lawrence River is the southernmost [habitat] for the Beluga whale.
10. Crocodiles and their relatives are found in [habitats] such as swamps, ponds, rivers, lakes and marshes.
11. Without effective long-term protection, tigers could disappear from their natural [habitat] within the next decade.
12. Lobsters intended for the dining table will stay alive outside their own [habitat] for about two weeks, provided they are kept moist with ice, seaweed, or water.
13. In Mexico and Central America, more than 65% of the natural [habitat] of the jaguar has been destroyed, mainly due to farming and deforestation.
14. Today, [habitat] destruction, traffic deaths, and attacks by dogs kill an estimated 4,000 koalas yearly.
15. With the destruction of the forests in Burundi, many wild animals have lost their natural [habitat].
16. In the 1890s, someone predicted that New York City would be abandoned as unfit for [habitation] by the 1930s.
17. Studies show that some animal species are already moving from one [habitat] to another to adapt to warmer temperatures caused by global warming.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

Synonyms:
(of a plant or an animal),


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