what r those factors which can endanger the existence of endemic species

The following factors can endanger the existence of endemic species:
  • Climate change - global climate change has an adverse effect on many of the endemic species
  • Habitat destruction - drastic change in the habitat results in endangering the existence of these animals and plants which are found only in a particular geographical area
  • Invasive species - This is a species which is not native to a particular area but arrives usually with the help of human beings and pose a threat to all native species, Endemic species often need to compete with these which affects them adversely. 
  • Agriculture - alters the ecosystem changing the natural habitat of endemic species posing a serious threat to their existence
  • Urbanisation - this too changes the habitat causing untold harm to the existence of endemic species

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