Is “Wildlife” Singular or Plural?

Question: Is the word “wildlife” singular or plural? When I use it as the subject of a sentence, should it take a singular or plural verb?


The best answer I’ve come up with to this popular question is posted on this page of my blog. Please let me know if the answer is helpful!


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  1. Here’s an example of “wildlife” treated as a whole group (and thus taking a singular rather than a plural verb): “Wildlife finds remarkable ways to cope with a lack of water.”

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