North America

North America

Discover the Amazing Creatures that Call North America Home

Discover some of the amazing creatures that call North America home.  Watch the harbor seals swim, bison graze, and pronghorn demonstrate their speed.  See if you can spot the shy red wolf or watch the wild turkeys show off their courtship displays! You can even spy the only two venomous snakes in New England – the northern copperhead and timber rattlesnake and learn about their important role in the ecosystem. Most of the species within the North American section are great conservation success stories. Learn all about how these animals have been saved from extinction.

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