These sites are about sea otters, a marine mammal that has extremely thick fur. Learn about sea otters’ physical characteristics, behavior, life cycle, distribution, and conservation efforts. Find out how they survive in frigid waters and the biggest threat they face. Includes video and audio clips, lesson plans, a live Webcam, and photographs.
Read the sea otter fact file to find out interesting facts about the smallest marine mammal. This site also includes 44 photographs and 16 videos of sea otters, as well as a 3D map of the sea otters range. NOTE: This site links to social networking sites.
This lesson plan includes three activities which can help students learn about the lives of sea otters: NOTE: This site includes banner ads, other ads, and sponsored links. NOTE: This site links to social networking sites.
Learn about the main threat to sea otters. There is also information about their behavior and answers to common questions. Includes video and audio clips of this animal. NOTE: This site links to social networking sites.