Striated Caracara

Striated Caracara

STRIATED CARACARA Phalcoboenus australis The Striated Caracara is native to Argentina, Chile, Isla Grande de Terra del Fuego, Isla de los Estados, Navarino, Cape Horn and the Falkland Islands.  It is a protected species in the Falkland Islands, making it illegal to...
Great Grey Owl

Great Grey Owl

GREAT GREY OWL Strix nebulosa Native to Northern North America, Northern Europe and Northern Asia, the Great Grey Owl is one of the largest owl species living in the northern Hemisphere and one of the tallest species of owl in the world. It has a large facial disc,...
Emu

Emu

EMU Dromaius novaehollandiae The Emu is native throughout Australia and is found in many different habitats. It is a flightless bird (due to its size and weight) and only uses its wings for steering when running at high speed and to open up and flap to cool them down....
Northern Tree Shrew

Northern Tree Shrew

NORTHERN TREE SHREW Tupaia belangeri Northern Tree Shrews are native to the rainforests of south east Asia.  They are very adaptable to different habitats though, and have also been found in oil palm and coconut plantations. This diurnal (active during the day)...
Virginia Opossum

Virginia Opossum

VIRGINIA OPOSSUM Didelphis virginiana The Virginia Opossum is native to parts of North and Central America and found in many different habitats close to streams or swamps. They are nocturnal, which means they are active at night. This species have a prehensile tail...
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