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Avent Zoo Powerpoint

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Avent Zoo Powerpoint

  1. 1. NC Zoo Animal Facts By Mrs. Avent’s Class Spring 2011
  2. 2. <ul><li>Description-length 10 ½ feet </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-eats mammals </li></ul><ul><li>Home-Africa South Sahara </li></ul><ul><li>Eats in the night </li></ul>Created by: Devindra Balmick African lion Facts researched on Grolier Online
  3. 3. <ul><li>Height-10 feet Weight-up to1 ton </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-grasses </li></ul><ul><li>United States & Canada </li></ul><ul><li>Endangered </li></ul>American bison Created by: Gracie Resources from: Grolier Online
  4. 4. <ul><li>Description – up to 20 to 24 inches </li></ul><ul><li>Diet – green plants, small animals, and honey </li></ul><ul><li>Home – the Horn of Africa and the Arabian Peninsula </li></ul><ul><li>Interesting fact – it eats honey like we do! </li></ul>Created by: Bridgette Ervin Hamadryas Baboon Facts researched on Grolier Online
  5. 5. <ul><li>Description -8 feet tall and weighs 150 to 250 pounds </li></ul><ul><li>Diet –plant shoots, leaves, flowers, seeds and some small animals </li></ul><ul><li>Home –Africa south of the Sahara </li></ul><ul><li>Tiny wings can’t fly </li></ul>Created by: Sarah Walker Ostrich Facts researched on Grolier Online
  6. 6. <ul><li>Description-3 to 4 ¼ feet, 100 to175 pounds </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-insects, fruit, leaves and seeds, but some meat </li></ul><ul><li>Home-West central Africa </li></ul><ul><li>Closest mammal to humans </li></ul>Created by: Whit Miller Chimpanzee Facts researched on Grolier Online
  7. 7. <ul><li>Description - 6 ½ feet long </li></ul><ul><li>Diet – deer, sheep, antelope, rodents, rabbits, hares </li></ul><ul><li>Home – North and south America </li></ul><ul><li>When babies are born they are 100 pounds. </li></ul>Created by: Claire Fowler Puma Facts researched on Grolier Online
  8. 8. <ul><li>Description-twelve inches long </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-grass occasionally cacti and berries </li></ul><ul><li>Home-southwestern United States and northern Mexico </li></ul><ul><li>The eggs are up to 12.WOW! </li></ul>Created by: Bailey Anderson Desert tortoise Facts researched on Grolier Online
  9. 9. <ul><li>Description-13 to 15 feet </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-leaves branches and trees </li></ul><ul><li>Home-Savannas of Africa </li></ul><ul><li>Weight to 1,200 to 4,300 </li></ul>Created by: T éa Waldt Giraffe Facts researched on Grolier Online
  10. 10. <ul><li>Height:6 feet-Weight:175 to 200 (female) 300 to 400 (male) </li></ul><ul><li>Eats mostly leaves & shoots </li></ul><ul><li>West & Central Africa </li></ul><ul><li>Only several thousand left </li></ul>Created by: Levi Turner Gorilla Facts researched on Grolier Online
  11. 11. <ul><li>Description- 7 to 8 feet 850 pounds </li></ul><ul><li>Diet -plants and some animals </li></ul><ul><li>Home -Alaska and western Canada </li></ul><ul><li>Interesting fact-usually mind their own business </li></ul>Created by Naia King Grizzly bear Facts researched on Grolier Online
  12. 12. <ul><li>Looks like dark yellow coat with spots on it </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-Small mammals and reptiles </li></ul><ul><li>Home-central south America </li></ul><ul><li>Cat family </li></ul>Created by: Alyse Johnson Ocelot Facts researched on Grolier Online
  13. 13. <ul><li>Description -8 feet </li></ul><ul><li>Diet –seeds and plants </li></ul><ul><li>Home –Africa south </li></ul><ul><li>Interesting fact –that the female ostrich lays 4 to 8 eggs </li></ul>Ostrich Facts researched on Grolier Online Created by: Thomas
  14. 14. <ul><li>Description- 6 ½ to 9 ½ feet in length weighs up to 1400 lbs </li></ul><ul><li>Diet –seals ,fish, seabirds, berries, plants, material </li></ul><ul><li>Home –Arctic regions </li></ul><ul><li>Runs faster than 15 miles per hour </li></ul>Created by: Diego Polar Bear Facts researched on Grolier Online
  15. 15. <ul><li>12 to13 inches long </li></ul><ul><li>Eats mainly fish </li></ul><ul><li>The coastal area of the North Atlantic and Arctic </li></ul><ul><li>Only lays one egg at a time </li></ul>Created by: Claire M. Atlantic Puffin Facts researched on Grolier Online
  16. 16. <ul><li>Description-has a sleek body with a rounded head </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-eats fish other mammals and water birds </li></ul><ul><li>Home-makes it’s home in a waterway or a hollow log </li></ul><ul><li>Crosses mountain ranges when food is scarce </li></ul>Created by: Bettie River Otter [Canadian] Facts researched on Grolier Online
  17. 17. <ul><li>Description- has short wings, weight 6 ounces </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-eat insects, reptiles small birds and fruit </li></ul><ul><li>Home-southwestern United States and Mexico </li></ul><ul><li>Interesting fact-runs 15 miles per hour </li></ul>Created by: Jonathan Roadrunner Facts researched on Grolier Online
  18. 18. <ul><li>Length 6 to 8 (male) 5 to 6 (female); Weight is 440 to 660 pounds (male)100 to 220 pounds (female) </li></ul><ul><li>Eats Squid, Octopus and fish </li></ul><ul><li>Lives at the Pacific Coast of North America </li></ul><ul><li>Can only have 1 young </li></ul>Created by: Katrina Sea lion (California) Facts researched on Grolier Online
  19. 19. <ul><li>Weight- 2 tons </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-Grass </li></ul><ul><li>Home-South Africa </li></ul><ul><li>2 nd Largest Animal </li></ul>Created by: Isaiah White Rhinoceros Facts researched on Grolier Online
  20. 20. <ul><li>Description- 20 to 28 inches long </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-mainly lemmings </li></ul><ul><li>Home-Places their white coat blends in </li></ul><ul><li>Has other important adaptations </li></ul>Created by: James Rankin Arctic Fox Facts researched on Grolier Online
  21. 21. <ul><li>Description-Black and white </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-grass and Buds </li></ul><ul><li>Home-Africa </li></ul><ul><li>Covers distances of 100 miles or more </li></ul>Created by: Parker Yancey Plains zebra Facts researched on Grolier Online
  22. 22. <ul><li>Description-It has a long tusk and wrinkly ears </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-leaves, plant shoots, grasses, fruits and flowers </li></ul><ul><li>Home-sub-Saharan African </li></ul><ul><li>Tusks also help knock down trees </li></ul>Created by: Miriam Sey African elephant Facts researched on Grolier Online
  23. 23. <ul><li>Height-10 feet Weight-up to1 ton </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-grasses </li></ul><ul><li>United States & Canada </li></ul><ul><li>Endangered </li></ul>American bison Created by: Gracie Resources from: Grolier Online
  24. 24. <ul><li>It looks like it has brown and black </li></ul><ul><li>It eats mainly rabbits and it eats birds </li></ul><ul><li>Home - it lives in the South Eastern United States </li></ul><ul><li>not red but it is black and brown </li></ul>Created by Allison THE RED WOLF Facts researched on Grolier Online
  25. 25. <ul><li>Description-large hind limbs, small front legs, short coarse hair </li></ul><ul><li>Diet-fish and squid </li></ul><ul><li>Home-lives in the sea </li></ul><ul><li>Interesting fact-weighs 22 pounds </li></ul>Created by: Makaia Harbor seal Facts researched on Grolier Online

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