The North American beaver (Castor canadensis) is one of two extant beaver
species. It is native to North America and introduced to Patagonia in South
North America's largest rodent, the American beaver, exhibits a wide range of
physical adaptations to its largely aquatic lifestyle. The heavily muscled body is ...
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, North American Mammals ...
Castor canadensis. American Beaver Order: Rodentia Family: Castoridae ...
There are two species of beavers, which are found in the forests of North America
, Europe, and Asia. These animals are active all winter, swimming and foraging ...
Large incisors, a thick, flat tail and waterproof brown fur make the American
beaver easy to recognize. The species, which can weigh up to 65 pounds, is one
Beavers are more than intriguing animals with flat tails and lustrous fur. American
Indians called the beaver the "sacred center" of the land because this species ...
In 1946 American Beavers were introduced at Isla Grande, Tierra del Fuego (
Argentina). Beavers are now found in all streams in the Andean and extra-
North American Beaver facts, interesting information about Beavers, Beaver
habitat information, and Beaver photos from American Expedition (Experience ...
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Oct 13, 2015 ... The phrase "busy as a beaver" aptly describes these big-toothed rodents ... The
American beaver (Castor canadensis) typically weighs 60 lbs.