Read about the most common or native mammals to state of Maine. Find out about moose, black bear, red and gray fox, wolf, coyote, white-tailed deer, mink, and more. Learn about the animals’ habitats, lifecycles, population, behavior, and diet. There are links to eThemes Resources on black bears, moose, bobcats, foxes, and raccoons.
These sites have many facts about black bears, including their diet, behavior, and habitat. Watch short movies about black bears, listen to audio files of their ferocious roars, and try the online quizzes and games. Includes a link to an eThemes Resource on food chains.
Learn about one of the largest animals in the world, the moose. Find out about their behavior, population, habitats, life span, reproduction, and more. Includes photographs, quizzes, games, and coloring pages. There is a link to eThemes Resources on reindeer which is a close relative to the moose.
Learn about the bobcat and its habitat, eating habits, physical appearance, and more. Includes coloring pages, photographs, and fact sheets. Find out which U.S. president had a bobcat as a pet. There are also links to eThemes Resources on animal tracks and food chains.
Learn about the familiar Northern American animal, the raccoon. The following pages include information about the raccoon's classification, history, habits, and habitats. Includes photographs, games, and coloring pages.