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Ptarmigans – The Color Changing Arctic Birds
Ptarmigans – The Color Changing Arctic Birds Ptarmigans have several tricks for surviving their cold arctic climate. They have feathers on their legs and feet to keep their feet warm – sort of like bird leg warmers or boots! They also change colors to outwit their predators. In winter, they turn white so they blend in...
Terns and Their Lifestyle
Terns and Their Lifestyle If birds could earn frequent flyer miles, terns would definitely earn the most. Almost all terns migrate, and the Arctic tern migrates every year from the Arctic to the Antarctica –a 25,000 mile trip, one way! Common terns migrate from