Baby's First Breathe
Species: Orca (Orcinus orca)
Habitat: Orcas are found in all the world's oceans, from pole to pole. In Alaska, orcas frequent glacial fjords, rocky shorelines, and ice-filled arctic waters.
Fun Fact: Two types of orcas inhabit Alaska - Residents and transients. Resident orcas only eat fish, while transient orcas consume other marine mammals, such as porpoise and seals.
Species: Caribou (Rangifer tarandus)
Habitat: Caribou inhabit open tundra near the arctic circle.
Fun Fact: Caribou, or Reindeer, take the longest migration of any land animal, traveling 3,000 miles...
Species: Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus)
Habitat: Polar bears inhabit the shifting pack ice of the Arctic.
Fun Fact: Polar bears are not white - they have black skin, with clear, hollow hairs that trap light in such a way that when light bounces between the hairs the bear appears white, blending in with the snow and ice.
Species: Wolf (Canis lupus)
Habitat: Wolves inhabit...
Fun Fact: Wolves...
Species: Black Bear (Ursus americanus)
Habitat: Black bears inhabit...
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Species: Fireweed (Chamaenerion angustifolium), Raspberries (Rubus idaeus)
Habitat: Fireweed.... Raspberries...
Species: Brown Bear (Ursa arctos)
Habitat: Brown bears inhabit...
Fun Fact: The largest subspecies of brown bears are the Kodiak Grizzlies.