Conservation Biology

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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.

It's Important

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

New Vocabulary

• conservation biology

• habitat restoration

• captive population

• reintroduction program

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