Mammals, Birds, Marine Life and Insects of Canada

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For specific Canadian wildlife, choose from the list below:

[ Bat | Bear  |Beaver | Canada Goose | Caribou | Cougar | Coyote | Fox | Great Blue Heron | Hare | Lemming | Lobster | Lynx | Moose | Musk Ox | Pheasant | Porcupine | Salmon | Seal | Snowy Owl | Swan | Whale | Wolf | | Wolverine |

Birds

Great Blue Heron

Birds of Canada

http://www.hww.ca/hww.asp?id=7&pid=1

Provincial Birds

http://birding.about.com/library/blprovprov.htm

Birds of Quebec

(click on camera icon view a photograph of each)

http://www.redpath-museum.mcgill.ca/Qbp/birds/Birds.htm#species

Photo from http://www.sicamous.com/bluheron/

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Butterflies and Other Insects

Canadian Tiger Swallowtail 

Monarch Butterfly

http://www.zoomwhales.com/subjects/butterfly/species/Monarch.shtml

http://www.kidzone.ws/animals/monarch_butterfly.htm

Butterflies North and South

http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/Exhibitions/Butterflies/english/index.html

Photo from http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/Exhibitions/Butterflies/english/gallery/index.html

Insect Websites

http://schools.cbe.ab.ca/b382/favorites/insects/Insect%20Websites.htm

 

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Mammals

Grizzly Bear

"The Hinterland Who’s Who" has an excellent listing and video clips of Canadian birds and mammals.  Print-outs (facts sheets) are included:

http://www.hww.ca/index_e.asp

 

Canadian Animals

http://www.saskschools.ca/~gregory/animals/

 

Canadian Museum of Nature - contains illustrations:

http://nature.ca/notebooks/english/mon2.htm

 

Animals of the Arctic

http://www.mnh.si.edu/arctic/html/wildlife.html

Photo from http://www.speciesatrisk.gc.ca/Species/English/SearchDetail.cfm?SpeciesID=133

 

Fact Guru: Knowledge Base of Canadian Animals

http://www.site.uottawa.ca:4321/animals/index.html

 

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Ocean and Marine Life

Killer Whale

Ocean Link: This Canadian marine science site from British Columbia is full of aqua facts, animal info, ocean news, “ask a scientist”, and more.

http://oceanlink.island.net/index.html

Canada's Aquatic Environments

http://www.aquatic.uoguelph.ca/

Photo from http://www.speciesatrisk.gc.ca/Species/English/SearchDetail.cfm?SpeciesID=598

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Endangered Species

http://www.speciesatrisk.gc.ca/default_e.cfm

This Environment Canada website provides information about Canadian species at risk:

http://www.speciesatrisk.gc.ca/Species/English/Default.cfm

Canadian Wildlife Federation:  

http://www.cwf-fcf.org/   

World Wildlife for Kids, Canada:

http://www.wwfcanada.org/satellite/wwfkids/index.html

Parks Canada

http://www2.parkscanada.gc.ca/nature/eep-sar/index_E.asp

 

Specific Canadian Wildlife

Bat

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=63&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/bat/label/external/labelanswers.shtml

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Beaver

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=82&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/rodent/Beavprintout.shtml

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Bear

Black bear

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=83&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/bear/Amblackcoloring.shtml

Grizzly bear

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=90&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/bear/Grizzlycoloring.shtml

Polar bear

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=99&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/bear/Polarbearcoloring.shtml

http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/whitebear/

http://www.polarbearsalive.org/faq.htm

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Canada Goose

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=35&cid=7

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/birds/printouts/Canadagooseprintout.shtml

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Caribou

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=85&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/deer/Caribouprintout.shtml

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Cougar

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=87&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/cats/cougar/Cougarprintout.shtml

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Coyote

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=88&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/dog/Coyoteprintout.shtml

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Fox 

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=81&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/fox/Arcticfoxprintout.shtml

Red Fox

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=102&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/fox/Foxprintout.shtml

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Great Blue Heron

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=43&cid=7

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/birds/printouts/Greatblueheronprintout.shtml

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Hare

Arctic (snowshoe)

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=103&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/lagomorphs/Arctichareprintout.shtml

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Lemming

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=91&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/rodent/Lemmingprintout.shtml

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Lobster

http://oceanlink.island.net/ask/arthropoda.html

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/invertebrates/crustacean/Lobsterprintout.shtml

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Lynx

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=84&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/cats/lynx/Lynxprintout.shtml

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Moose

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=93&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/deer/Mooseprintout.shtml

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Musk Ox

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=95&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/muskox/Muskoxprintout.shtml

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Pheasant

http://www.paragon-press.com/pom29.htm

Pheasant Photos

http://home.att.net/~lbowles/Volume5/Birds/GameBirds/PheasantRingNecked01aL8787.htm

http://www.enature.com/partners/nwf/showSpeciesLG_nwf.asp?showType=All&regionID=1599&curGroupID=1&curPageNum=71&recnum=BD0173

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Porcupine

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=100&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/rodent/Porcupineprintout.shtml

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Salmon

http://oceanlink.island.net/oceanmatters/salmon.html

http://oceanlink.island.net/oinfo/foodweb/salmon.html

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/fish/printouts/Salmon.shtml

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Seal

Harbour Seal

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/pinniped/Harborsealprintout.shtml

Harp Seal

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/pinniped/Harpsealprintout.shtml

Northern Fur Seal

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/pinniped/Northernfurseal.shtml

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Snowy Owl

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=76&cid=7

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/birds/printouts/Snowyowlprintout.shtml

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Swan 

Tundra Swan

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=78&cid=7

Trumpeter Swan

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=77&cid=7

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Whale

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/whales/activities/whaletemplates/Templatelist.shtml

http://search.atomz.com/search/?sp-a=00010a3d-sp00000000&sp-q=whales

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Wolf

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=107&cid=8

Gray wolf (also known as the Timber Wolf): They are still common in lightly settled portions of Canada from Labrador to British Columbia and in the Yukon and Northwest Territories.

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/dog/Graywolfprintout.shtml

Arctic wolf:

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/dog/Arcticwolfprintout.shtml

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Wolverine

http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?pid=1&id=108&cid=8

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/weasel/Wolverineprintout.shtml

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Photo: http://www.kats-korner.com/graywolf.html

Walking wolf from http://members.tripod.com/~buckaward/walkwolf.gif