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When looking for answers to your homework, remember that lots of information about plants and animals can be found right here -- by searching on this website. Just enter the species name in the "Wildlife Search" box (that's the white box in the upper right hand corner of the page).
We'd also like to recommend some websites that are great places to start your research. Follow the links below and use the sites' search tools to find the most information. Good luck with your research!
Good science websites:
Yahooligans! Science and Nature
Animal Diversity Web: