Beavers are social animals, living in large family groups of monogamous parents, young kits, and the yearlings from the previous spring.
IUCN: Least Concern
Species listed as least concern under the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species are abundant and widespread, and not considered at risk from extinction.
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The bobcat is crepuscular, being most active at dawn and dusk, although they become more diurnal during autumn and winter in response to prey activity.
A group of crows is called a ‘murder’. They are extremely intelligent birds, some have been observed using basic tools!
Clownfish are also known as anemone fish and have many interesting features other than starring in the film “Finding Nemo”!
Not just a thing of legend, the largest squid documented is over 45ft (14m) long!
The highly aquatic Columbia Spotted Frog can only live near permanent water bodies. Habitat destruction and modification is causing population declines in some parts of its range.
Bats are the only mammals that can fly, but vampire bats have an even more interesting distinction — they are the only known mammals that survive solely on blood.