With such great numbers these species are responsible for the extinction or near extinction of several hundred native species. The Nile perch can cause substantial damage due to its appetite for creatures that support their ecosystem. Another example of an invasive species is the Asian tiger mosquito
The story “Kangaroo gets a pouch” has a lot of similarities with the story “Kangaroo”. Like how they're both about kangaroos and how they both face a problem and a solution in their stories. Also they give some facts on kangaroos. In “Kangaroo Gets a Pouch” it talk about facts on kangaroos like how they have long strong legs for hopping and jumping just like “Kangaroos”.The text states,”Grab onto my tail and we will look together” . What they're trying to say it that they have really long and strong tails.
Kangaroo Article Writing In all of the texts the authors chose certain words to get their point across about the topics. In First Kill, the author used graphic words, similarly in Kangaroo a few Graphic words were used. However they were also paired with pictures of cute kangaroos and facts and statistics. In Government Announces 2,000 Kangaroos to be culled in canberra (Government), the author talked about the benefits of commercially killing certain amounts of kangaroos because of overpopulation. In First Kill, the author used very graphic words.
Introduction Lizards. What comes to mind? Typically they live on land, in the desert scurrying across the sand. Lots of lizards are fast on land, but this one is fast on water. Not just being able to swim underwater, but being able to sprint directly on the water’s surface.
Koala claws are extremely sharp and long, so they will be able to climb trees. a. Male koalas have been known scratch each other’s ear to ribbons when fighting over a territory. C. Koala paws are similar to human hands because they have fingerprints just like we do. D. At the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary in Brisbane, Australia, there are labor laws for the working koalas that take pictures with the visitors.
Llama’s Llama’s are huge mammals that can weigh up to 450 pounds thats as much as a piano! Some physical traits that llama’s have is a different size and shape as many other animals. Their size can relate to a six foot man in height. (Llama) Llama’s are big mammals that have a high amount of hemoglobin in their bloodstream. Llama’s are some what related to camels, they both have long necks and arms.
Polar Bears are the most dominant animal of the Arctic area. Polar Bears are the largest land carnivore in the world. Male and female Polar Bear differ a lot in size. Female polar bears are much smaller but can still grow up to seven feet and weigh up to 700 pounds. Males, on the other hand, can get up to nine feet long and weigh up to 1800 pounds.
(Brennemann) The Rothschild Giraffe weighs about 2,500 lbs and can grow to be 20 feet tall, their height and great eye sight can be very beneficial in trying to observe any predators coming or when trying to eat from trees. (Giraffe worlds) These amazing animals are not only tall but fast and powerful too when a giraffe has grown to be a mature age they are able to defend themselves with their powerful kicks as well as using their long necks to thrash or head butt. These Giraffes eat leaves, shrub or tree buds, flowers, and fruit; they
Australia is known for multiple things, one of which the fact that it is an island continent. It is also known for having the worlds largest population of marsupials such as kangaroos. In addition to that, the worlds two largest monoliths, Uluru and Mt. Augustus, are in Australia. Lastly, it is widely known for having a lot of venomous snakes and is also known for buildings such as the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour
Mariah Rocole APES 8-20-15 Endangered Species Today, 17,000 species are threatened to become extinct. The Pan paniscus more commonly known as the Bonobo, is an endangered species from the African continent. The Bonobo lives in the Congo Basin in Africa. There are only between about 10,000 and 50,000 bonobos left in the world. Bonobos can grow up to 35 inches tall and about 86 pounds.
The Bilby, before European settlement where widely spread over around 70% of the Australian mainland than reduced to extinction in some states of Australia due to habitat loss and competition and predation from many introduced species. Through many reintroduction programs across Australia there population has now raised. The Greater Bilby is a nocturnal bandicoot, the largest of the family of marsupials. They have an excellent sense of smell and sharp hearing which they rely on as they have poor vision. Bilbies are omnivores, they eat things such as seeds, spiders, insects and their larvae, bulbs, fruit, fungi and small animals.
Introductory The Tasmanian Devil is an endangered, native Australian animal which can only be found in the state of Tasmania. Although the Tasmanian devil only grows to the size of a small dog, their vicious temperament is what gave them their name of the 'Devil '. They are predominantly black with one or two white stripes on their neck and lower back. They have large sharp teeth, which enable them to tear meat from the carcasses of other animals. The Devil was first endangered in the early 20th Century as a result of hunting and trapping, although the species then became protected and soon began to repopulate.
People of the everglades is in danger for the hunters may think they are pythons to and shoot them to. How would you feel if you were living in the Florida everglades with the rapid growing carnivore? To conclude, the hunting pets and the danger of the everglades have went to extreme. The hunters have went too far with these animals. These Burmese pythons are changing the ecosystem of the everglades in so many ways.