Posts Tagged ‘hibernation’

Wolves Save Bears

Friday, August 2nd, 2013
predator, animals, environment, ecosystem, life cycle, wolf, bear, grizzly bear, yellowstone national park, hibernation, survival, aspen tree, willow tree

Top predators (think sharks, lions, wolves) may eat many animals within an environment, but they also keep the ecosystem in check.

Hibernating Primates

Friday, May 3rd, 2013
hibernation, lemurs, primates, tropics, bears, squirrels, Madagascar

By Molly Michelson When you consider animals that hibernate, dwarf lemurs probably aren’t the first mammal that comes to mind. They live in the tropics and most hibernating species live in areas where temperatures drop to an inhabitable level. Although dwarf lemurs might not need to protect themselves from the cold, they may hibernate for […]

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