NORTH AMERICAN RIVER OTTERS

SCIENTIFIC NAME:  Lontra canadensis

HABITAT:  Aquatic environments across North America

CONSERVATION STATUS: Least Concern
                                                   

FUN FACT: 

The guard hairs of their fur trap air in the pelt. The air can be seen escaping as bubbles when the otter first enters the water. 

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312 E Finnup Drive

Garden City, KS 67846

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