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Vocabulary List

Ecology for Kids

Vocabulary List


habitats - the place where a plant or an animal naturally lives


species – a group of animals or plants that are similar and are able to mate and have offspring


organisms – an individual form of life, such as a plant or animal


traces – a very small amount


vast­ – very great in area; huge


directly – in a direct line or way; straight


affect – to cause a change in something or someone


variety – a number of different things within the same group or category


radiation – energy that travels through space as rays or waves


banned – to forbid by making illegal