Living Things – Habitats
The particular environment that a plant or animal lives in is called a habitat.
The world needs a variety of habitats to ensure all living things have somewhere to live. Some examples of habitats are:
– Coral reefs (see photo on the left)
Some habitats are much closer to home though, for example:
– Garden ponds
Many habitats are in danger because of human activity such as:
– Cutting down trees
– Building homes and roads on grassland
– Polluting rivers and lakes with chemicals
Watch the video below to see how important a habitat is for a creature….
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