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Communities are working to remove the river’s dams, restoring habitat for fish and other wildlife.

Environmental advocates argue that fossil fuel production in ANWR will add to this process, damaging habitat and impacting the Indigenous people who rely on the wildlife for subsistence.

Over the past few months, with fewer vessels crisscrossing the seas, aquatic animals have reveled in their habitat.

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Most of this is to better understand the ecology of bears and other carnivores, to make sure we are protecting the habitats that are truly best for them.

Other research has shown that leopards have lost about three-fourths of their historic habitat.

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The user fee on duck stamps goes exclusively to funding federal acquisition of wetlands as wildlife habitat.

This means a decline in habitat quality for grazers like bison and elk, whose winter-killed carcasses grizzlies feed upon.

This borderland—the interface of human activity and wild habitat—is the most dangerous region of all for bears.

Not only did it allow development of a delicate habitat, but hunters could now hunt the threatened species from a helicopter.

The most credible scientific data on wolverine behavior documents an absolute dependence on “persistent spring snow habitat.”

This was his native habitat, an environment precisely suited to his peculiar talent.

Its habitat in Australia is known to extend as wide as twenty-four degrees of latitude, and twenty-six degrees of longitude.

The same may be said of hearing, the under-water habitat being nearly or completely a soundless one.

With this consideration of the characteristics and habitat of the Pygmies we may proceed to a review of their habits.

The system of the physical world is the material basis, the habitat of the moral or spiritual world.


On this page you'll find 74 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to habitat, such as: cave, dwelling, environment, haven, nest, and surroundings.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.