Animals and Wildlife
- Links to lots of desert animals and wildlife such as mammals, birds and fish, reptiles and
amphibians, insects and spiders.
- This site from Enchanted Learning has descriptions of many different habitats found on Earth.
It includes information about animals living in these habitats.
- Students can use this site to find information about animals. Students
search through the animal database, then choose the family the animal belongs to. They
will narrow down the families until they have found the information about the
- This site has online field guides to many catagories of animals, plants and nature.
- Click on the Virtual Zoo for animal facts. Many other animal related activites too.
Kids Go Wild
- Wild animal facts on a few species, wild news and a wild arcade.
- This site focuses on worldwide endangered wildlife. It has facts, games and other features.
- The National Zoo's website has animal facts and info about the different exhibits.
The Wild Ones
- This site from the Wildlife Preservation Trust International has lots of facts and can search for specific animals.
Animal Diversity Web
- A collection of pictures and information about animals. Accounts of individual species include information on distributions, natural history, conservation, and economic importance, along with pictures and sounds if available. There are even short movies.
- This child-friendly site offers interactive information on careers, animal care, and general information about animals.
Bat Resource Area
- Maintained by the Bat Conservation Society, this site includes bat facts, photos, pictures, and fascinating bat trivia, such as how to exclude bats from buildings.
Beekeeping: The Beekeeper’s Home Page
- Beekeeping, honey, and honeybees are described in pictures and words. Designed for both children and adults. Includes links to hundreds of bee sites on the Web, some especially for kids.
- The games and activities involving Freddo, have been designed to provide discussion signposts on environmental and safety issues. It helps parents discuss these issues with their children, with the endorsement of Freddo Frog, a family friend.
From A to Z
- Birds, mammals, marsupials, and reptiles form the list that leads to detailed photos and information. Part of the Oakland Zoo.
- Comprehensive site about the world of insects ranges from identification to bug cuisine.
KCarroll’s Horse Country
- The ultimate site for equestrians and other horse lovers: the horse in history, the horse in art, breeding, racing, and horse shows.
National Wildlife Federation
- The Kids Page features articles from Ranger Rick, the environmental magazine for children; a homework help section; and briefings on issues such as the wetlands, endangered animals, water quality and more. Search the site for the information you need.
- If you are interested in the details of birds in eastern North America, this is the site for you.
Sea World/Busch Gardens Animal Information Database
- Designed especially for students and teachers, the Sea World/Busch Gardens Animal Information Database brings the world of wildlife to classrooms! Download cool animal facts, teacher’s guides, quizzes, activities . . . even check out live animal cams!
The Salmon Page
- If you need information on salmon, start at this site. It has assembled lots of outstanding information and links on salmon including their own illustrations and creation myths as well as pictures of dissections.
- SKC Grade 7 student project outlining and describing endangered wildlife such as the grizzly bear, the jaguar, the panda, the squirrel monkey, the fox, the tiger, and the whale.