8 Cheap and Awesome Things to Do with Kids in DC
During the 1 1/2-hour ride ... Listen to the bullfrogs and watch for turtles sunbathing and crayfish burrowing mud chimneys to escape from turtles and birds, and the beaver dams. Beavers like to dine on the water lilies, which is why the most expensive ...
Beavers remain a pest
Not only do beavers create wetland ecosystems where other wildlife live, but the trees they kill allow woodpeckers, herons and ospreys to perch and build nests. Last summer, beaver dams helped during ... into the mud to save as food for the winter.
The Kindness of Beavers
Everyone in the neighborhood knew where the beaver pond was, and occasionally would stop to take a look at it, or remove the trees the beavers dropped across the road instead of into their pond ... to return home during the day to do things - make sure ...
The Amazing Beaver
They also use small branches, twigs, leaves, small sticks, and mud to fill in the areas of their dam. Beavers have thick brown ... and stick stored for food as they do not hibernate during the winter months. Their dams are usually cone-shaped and are ...
Marine Life Series: River Otters of a Mill Pond
Historically, otters depended on the services of beavers ... go completely unnoticed for most of the year. Their dens are underground on the river bank. During the summer the dens have two entrances, one above the water line and one below. During the ...