Habitat
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The area where a plant or animal lives and grows under natural conditions. Habitat includes living and non-living attributes and provides all requirements for food and shelter.

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    The physical and biological resources required by an organism for its survival and reproduction; these requirements are species-specific. Food and cover are major components of habitat and must extend beyond the requirements of the individual to include a sufficient area capable of supporting a viable population.

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    10.2

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    Graduate School
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    The area where a plant or animal lives and grows under natural conditions. Habitat includes living and non-living attributes and provides all requirements for food and shelter.

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    50.6

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    The place, including physical and biotic conditions, where a plant or animal lives.

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    44

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    High School
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    The geographically defined area where environmental conditions (e.g.~, climate, topography, etc.) meet the life needs (e.g.,. food, shelter, etc.) of an organism, population, or community.

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    39.6

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    The place or environment in which a plant or animal naturally lives, grows, reproduces, and obtains resources

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    35.3

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    College
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    The local environment in which organisms normally live and grow.

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    44.4

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    High School
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    The area or region where a particular type of plant or animal lives and grows.

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    67.5

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    Middle School
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  • The native environment of an animal or plant.

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    50.7

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    High School
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  • "habitat": the place or environment where a particular organism, population, or species lives
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    11.4

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    College
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