Endangered Animals : Endangered Species Essay
A habitat is not only an animal 's home, it is the place where it finds food and raises it’s babies. When a species is limited to living in a confined amount of space it is classified as endangered because, when it is limited in a small area, it can’t have it’s own territory, and it makes it hard to breed. And a lot of species can live in one place. For example, “about 50 percent of the plants and animals on the earth live in the rainforests” (conserve-energy-future.com, n.d.). This shows that a lot of animals can live in one space and that when we limit that space, all of those species are at risk of becoming endangered. When a species has a limited space of under 5,000 square kilometers, that animal is considered endangered.
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An animal needs a territory that they can have, and when they don’t have a territory it makes it hard to mate. When a species doesn’t really have their…