The Young People's Trust for the Environment Website also has some really amazing animals facts such as:
- Birds in The City-The three most common city birds are the starling, sparrow and pigeon. They are three very adaptable species, always ready to exploit a potential food source or a suitable nest site. For more info click here.
- What is hibernation?-For most animals finding enough food in winter can be difficult when the main source of food like insects or green plants is in short supply.
Some animals solve this problem by hibernating. Hibernation is a deep sleep that helps them to save energy and survive the winter without eating much. For more info click here.
- What is endangered wildlife?-If you look up the meaning of the word 'endanger' in the dictionary you will read something like 'to bring into or expose to danger or peril'.......this is the position that thousands of species of animals and plants are in today. For more info click here. If you want to find out more about what animals in the world are endangered click here.
- Why do animals migrate?- The word "migrate" means to travel to other places. Animals usually migrate because they want to travel other places where the weather is warmer or they can find more food. For more info click here.
For more information about Amazing facts by the Young People's Trust please visit the website.
Source: Young People's Trust for the Environment