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North American Beaver

North American beaver (Castor canadensis) are nocturnal or crepuscular (active at dawn or dusk) so are not often seen by a casual observer. I wanted a picture of a beaver, so Leonard and I staked out the beaver lodge along … Continue reading

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Beaver Lodge

Water is important for the North American beaver (Castor Canadensis). Most beaver live in burrows in the bank of a stream, lake or pond with the actual living quarters above the waterline. Some beaver live in lodges, usually constructed in … Continue reading

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