Definition of wildlife
: living things and especially mammals, birds, and fishes that are neither human nor domesticated
Examples of wildlife in a Sentence
an area with abundant wildlife
Recent Examples of wildlife from the Web
H.J.Res.69 nullified the Department of the Interior's Fish and Wildlife Service's final rule relating to nonsubsistence takings of wildlife on National Wildlife Refuges in Alaska.
On Friday, Strange visited Auburn University to learn more about their poultry, forestry and wildlife management research, as well as their rehabilitation efforts at the Southeastern Raptor Center.
Some types help produce oxygen, making them crucial for wildlife that lives underwater.
What a lot of us know of this place is the cowboy and wildlife-hunter lifestyle of the Outback — the rugged, isolated interior of one of the world's largest countries by land mass, though not population.
David Steen, an assistant biology research professor at Auburn University, has made a name for himself in the wildlife ecology field.
A wildlife veterinarian not affiliated with the study tells Le that other factors like noise made by passing vessels should not be discounted, either.
Boaz said the biodiversity along the Coast to Crest Trail gives visitors a chance to experience the region’s native wildlife and varied habitats.
Violence has taken the lives of several rangers, and a surge in wildlife killings is devastating populations of one of East Africa's most majestic beasts: giraffes.
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First Known Use of wildlife
WILDLIFE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wildlife for English Language Learners
: animals living in nature : wild animals
WILDLIFE Defined for Kids
Definition of wildlife for Students
: wild animals living in their natural environment
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