Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life (14th Edition)

Published by Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
ISBN 10: 1305073959
ISBN 13: 978-1-30507-395-1

Chapter 48 - Self-Quiz - Page 883: 3


b. endangered

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When a species becomes endangered, it has a very good chance of becoming extinct. Species that are designated as "endangered" have a very low numbers of individuals; these species become the subjects of conservation efforts designed to increase the numbers of the species' members.
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