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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_American_beaver

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 America and some European countries (e.g. Finland). In the United States and Canada, the species is often referred to simply as "beaver" ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beaver

The beaver (genus Castor) is a large, primarily nocturnal, semiaquatic rodent. Castor includes .... The North American beaver (Castor canadensis), also called the Canadian beaver (which is also the name of a subspecies), American beaver,  ...

www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/beaver

Mar 22, 2015 ... History, politics, arts, science & more: the Canadian Encyclopedia is your reference on Canada. Articles, timelines & resources for teachers, ...

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Jul 1, 2011 ... The lowly beaver is an official symbol of the sovereignty of Canada, having received royal assent in 1975. But its presence on our communal ...

www.canadiangeographic.ca/article/animal-facts-beaver

Aug 7, 2006 ... Average weight: Can weigh up to 32 kilogramsDid you know?The beaver is Canada's national symbol, representing our country for over 300 ...

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In the late 1600s and early 1700s, the fashion of the day demanded fur hats, which needed beaver pelts.

www.cbc.ca/news/canada/beaver-canada-symbols-1.3658037

Jul 31, 2016 ... During its peak, 100,000 pelts were being shipped to Europe each year; the Canadian beaver was in danger of being wiped out. Luckily, [in the ...

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A girl or woman living in the country of Canada, most of which lies north of the 48 ... I was up in Montreal gambling and I rassled me up some Canadian beaver!

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May 12, 2015 ... But the fur trade was definitely a significant factor in the selection of the beaver as an official emblem of Canada. Without the beaver, Canada as ...