RESOURCES–ANIMALS

Age of Dinosaurs
A comprehensive, easy-to-navigate site about the rise and fall of dinosaurs, fossils, and sea monsters.

All About Birds
Learn all about birds in this website created by the Cornell Lab of Orinthology. Bird names, species, location and history are all featured. Also included are bird songs and videos.

Animal Diversity
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.

Bat Conservation International
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.

Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago
The Lincoln Park Zoo Web site strives to build understanding and respect for wildlife and natural lands across the world. Information on more than 1,000 animals in their zoo as well as great animal photos.

Ocean Portal
Discover the sea through a fun-filled blog, media gallery video, or current museum happenings. Explore ocean life and amazing ocean photos. Under the Educator’s Corner, check-out lessons plans for all grades.

Walking with Dinosaurs
Created by the BBC, this site features individual pages with interesting facts, images and statistics on particular dinosaurs. Videos from the show are also available.

National Geographic Kids- Animals
Great pictures and comprehensive facts.

Ranger Rick
Tons of facts, games, and PDFs from the magazine.