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■ Identify several goals of conservation biology.
■ Recommend strategies to prevent the extinction of species.
■ Explain how an endangered species can be reintroduced into its original habitat.
Conservation biology provides ways to preserve threatened and endangered species.
9 Review Vocabulary habitat: the place or environment where a plant or animal naturally or normally lives and grows
• conservation biology
• habitat restoration
• captive population
• reintroduction program
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