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arctic hare

a large hare, Lepus arcticus, of the Canadian Arctic whose fur is white in winter
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4%) Arctic hare (Lepus arcticus) * 26 Snowshoe hare (Lepus americanus) 3 Order Soricomorpha (0.
Little Arctic hares have plenty of predators who fancy them as a snack, so they stay close to their mothers for long periods until they can survive on their own.
In this time of concern over the fate of the Arctic regions, Polar Bear, Arctic Hare illuminates the rich diversity of life that abounds in the far north.
Tundra The arctic hare and The arctic willow Spanning the Arctic arctic fox sport has shallow roots so Circle, the tundra is the white coats.
They enlist the services of fun-loving penguin Caruso, Arctic hare Lena and snow goose Pieps to scour every inch of the ice floes to find Lars.
We hope to see the strange gait of the arctic hare and spot some caribou, arctic wolves, musk oxen, and bear.
Comparative social learning among arctic herbivores: the caribou, muskox and arctic hare.
For in choosing to focus only on Franklin's fourth visit to the Arctic (by which time he was an old man, with most of his glory behind him), Vollmann denies us the expository background we need to know this character, who remains as elusive as the Arctic hare.
Parked amid the polar bears' Hudson Bay habitat, Natural Habitat Adventures' 7-day Churchill Tundra Lodge Adventure immerses guests with optimal viewing of the bears, as well as caribou, Arctic fox, Arctic hare, and snowy owls, and daily forays by Polar Rover.
Five species of terrestrial mammals were recorded on Prince Leopold Island: wolf (Cams lupus), Arctic fox (Vulpes lagopus), Arctic hare (Lepus arcticus), collared lemming (Dicrostonyx groenlandicus), and caribou (Rangifer tarandus) (Table 2).
Part of Gateshead Council's Winter Festival, this is a constantly moving show, with Konyn changing tack, and voices, in stories of the longest night, the sun and moon and Northern Lights, plus marriage and love and seas and seals, while dancer Andrea Masala is mesmerising as the Arctic hare - balletic one moment, rabbit-like jumps and thrusts the next - and beautiful, mood-changing fiddle music comes courtesy of Hinny Pawsey.
ARCTIC HARE Existence is threatened by warming caps SNOW LEOPARD Colder winter habitat getting too warm ELEPHANT SEAL Dependent on finely-balanced eco-system EMPEROR PENGUIN Habitat and staple diet under threat POLAR BEAR Majestic symbol of climate change threat

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