In 1972 the US government created a very important act that was set in place to protect some an important part of the ocean’s ecosystems. It’s called the Marine Mammal Protection Act and it was put in place to help give marine mammals a safe haven in the states. This was a huge move for…
The Squadcast: Episode 3
The third episode of our podcast. Let’s talk toads!
O R C A – The Tale of the Killer Whale
Here’s our blog post on the Orca! Also known as the killer whale.
Killer Whale Quiz
Here’s our Killer Whale Quiz! The Killer Whale is technically a dolphin!
Killer Whale Fact Sheet
Here’s our Killer Whale Fact Sheet. Killer Whales, or Orcas, are actually mammals!
We’ve all heard of a predator before…these animals, usually carnivorous, attack and eat their prey to feed and gain energy. Predators are usually strong animals towards the top of the food chain, and often eat herbivores or smaller predators. But what about the predator at the very tippy top of their food chain? Well guess…
What is a Mammal?
Mammals are a group of animals with many traits that make them different from other animals. We have laid out the main characteristics of being mammal. Endothermic (or “warm blooded”) which means they have a set body temperature. Have fur or hair Give birth to their babies alive, as opposed to laying eggs like fish…