In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The best tend to have fewer species, provide a great deal of space, and sometimes almost reproduce the animals' natural habitats - minus most of the dangers.
- The point is businesses that benefit from animals are expected to preserve habitats, not disturb natural productivity.
- Finally, time was spent on the Galapagos Islands recording indigenous animals in their natural habitats.
- The draining of water from rivers and watersheds for irrigation leads to drier natural habitats.
- One of those values is the desire to protect our natural habitat for generations to come.
- Boundaries should be placed around cities instead, preventing the otherwise inevitable depletion of precious natural habitats.
- Soon it will be time to compete for attention with a different type of animal in their natural habitat of the Dáil.
- We depend on the natural environment for our survival, as wildlife depends on the natural ecosystem for its habitat.
- It's hard enough bird watching, does she have to disrupt the animals in their natural habitat?
- The good news is that these cool, damp places are ideal for growing woodland plants, whose natural habitats include just such moist, shady conditions.
- The article suggests that protecting elephants and their natural habitats would be a step to survival of the species.
- The series focuses on the current state of our natural habitat, and what the future holds for us all.
- We have destroyed all the predators of the fox in these islands by our own expansion into natural habitats.
- Pollution had also been a major problem, devastating the natural habitats of many animals and damaging the earth beyond repair.
- The place is a natural habitat for 15 endemic plants bearing the mountains' name.
- These included maintaining and restoring a full range of remaining natural habitats and ecosystems to a healthy, functioning condition.
- This chance to view the animals in their natural habitat should not be passed by.
- It's a technique which has a lot of potential and the next film will feature more talking animals in their natural habitat.
- But the stress of being moved from their natural habitat can damage the animals and the public are being asked not to handle them.
- In this film there are no underwater shots of marine life in its natural habitat.
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