Resources

Below is a list of resources for each mammal. You may also want to visit 6th grade science resources - great websites - Mammal Diversity Project at the Town School Web Site.
African Elephant
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/elephants/
http://www.panda.org/about_wwf/what_we_do/species/about_species/species_factsheets/elephants/african_elephants/
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/african-elephant.html
American Bison
http://www.nhptv.org/natureworks/americanbison.htm
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/african-elephant.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Bison
Anteater
http://www.maiaw.com/anteater/
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/giant-anteater.html
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-anteater.html

Arctic Fox
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/arctic-fox.html
http://www.nhptv.org/natureworks/arcticfox.htm
http://www.mnh.si.edu/arctic/html/arctic_fox.html
http://www.adfg.state.ak.us/pubs/notebook/furbear/arcfox.php
Armadillo
http://www.msu.edu/~nixonjos/armadillo/
http://www.tsha.utexas.edu/handbook/online/articles/AA/tca2.html
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/armadillo.html

Asiatic Cheetah
http://www.cheetahspot.com/asiatic.php
http://www.felidae.org/PROJECTS/Asiatic_Cheetah/asiatic_cheetah.htm
http://www.wildaboutcats.org/asiatic.htm

Big-Horned Sheep
http://www.desertusa.com/big.html
http://www.nature.ca/notebooks/english/bighorn.htm
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/rocky-mountain-bighorn-sheep.html

Black Rhinoceros
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/Animals/CreatureFeature/Black-rhinoceros
http://www.rhinos-irf.org/
http://www.botany.uwc.ac.za/Envfacts/Black_Rhino/
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/black-rhinoceros.html

Black tailed Jack Rabbit
http://www.desertusa.com/july96/du_rabbi.html
http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/jackrabbit.htm
http://www.nhptv.org/Natureworks/blacktailedjack.htm

Brazilian Three-Toed Sloth
http://sloths.org/faq/3toe.html
http://bss.sfsu.edu/geog/bholzman/courses/fall99projects/sloth.htm
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/three-toed-sloth.html

Camel
http://www.thecaravanoflight.com/learningcenter/camellearningcenter/camelbiology.html
http://www.abc.net.au/creaturefeatures/facts/camels.htm
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-camel.html

Chimpanze
http://www.kidsplanet.org/factsheets/chimpanzee.html
http://www.oaklandzoo.org/animals/mammals/chimpanzee/
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/kids/creature_feature/0112/chimps.html
http://www.savethechimps.org/index.asp
Common Porcupine
http://kids.yahoo.com/animals/mammals/3976--Common+Porcupine
http://www.nhptv.org/natureworks/porcupine.htm
http://www.nativetech.org/quill/porcupin.html

Duck-Billed Platypus
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Platypus
http://www.dpiwe.tas.gov.au/inter.nsf/WebPages/BHAN-53573T?open
http://kids.yahoo.com/animals/mammals/3976--Common+Porcupine

Emperor Tamarin
http://members.tripod.com/uakari/saguinus_imperator.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/wildfacts/factfiles/303.shtml
http://www.americazoo.com/goto/index/mammals/102.htm

Flying Fox
http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/wildfacts/factfiles/3042.shtml
http://wonderclub.com/Wildlife/mammals/indianflyingfox.html
http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Pteropus_alecto.html

Giant Panda
http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Animals/GiantPandas/PandaFacts/default.cfm
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-giant_panda.html
http://www.panda.org/about_wwf/what_we_do/species/about_species/species_factsheets/giant_panda/index.cfm

Giraffe
http://www.kidsplanet.org/factsheets/giraffe.html
http://www.awf.org/content/wildlife/detail/giraffe
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-giraffe.html

Golden Bamboo Lemur
http://www.worldwildlife.org/what/wherewework/madagascar/newlemurspecies.html
http://www.arkive.org/golden-bamboo-lemur/hapalemur-aureus/
http://www.animalinfo.org/species/primate/hapaaure.htm

Grey Wolf
http://www.thewildones.org/Animals/grayWolf.html
http://www.defenders.org/wildlife_and_habitat/wildlife/wolf,_gray.php
http://www.nps.gov/archive/bela/html/wolves.htm

Grizzly Bear
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/Animals/CreatureFeature/Brown-bear
http://www.defenders.org/wildlife_and_habitat/wildlife/grizzly_bear.php
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/grizzly-bear.html

Hairy Legged Vampire Bat
http://www.pitt.edu/AFShome/s/l/slavic/public/html/courses/vampires/images/bats/vambat.html
http://www.nsrl.ttu.edu/tmot1/diphecau.htm
http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Diphylla_ecaudata.html

Howler Monkey
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/howler-monkey.html
http://www.belizezoo.org/zoo/zoo/mammals/how/how1.html
http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Animals/SmallMammals/Exhibits/HowlerMonkeys/LoudestAnimal/default.cfm

Humpback Whale
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/whales/species/Humpbackwhale.shtml
http://earthtrust.org/wlcurric/whales.html
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/humpback-whale.html

Jaguar
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-jaguar.html
http://www.defenders.org/wildlife_and_habitat/wildlife/jaguar.php
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/jaguar.html

Killer Whale
http://www.seaworld.org/infobooks/KillerWhale/home.html
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/whales/species/Orca.shtml
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/killer-whale.html

Koala
https://www.savethekoala.com/
http://www.kidsplanet.org/factsheets/koala.html
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/koala.html

Manatee
http://www.defenders.org/wildlife_and_habitat/wildlife/manatee.php
http://www.savethemanatee.org/manfcts.htm
http://www.manateecam.com/gallery1.html

Mountain Gorilla
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/Animals/CreatureFeature/Mountain-gorilla
http://www.awf.org/content/wildlife/detail/mountaingorilla
http://www.gorillafund.org/
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/mountain-gorilla.html

Mountain Lion
http://www.enature.com/flashcard/show_flash_card.asp?recordNumber=MA0014
http://www.hsus.org/wildlife/a_closer_look_at_wildlife/mountain_lion.html
http://www.nsrl.ttu.edu/tmot1/feliconc.htm
http://www.desertusa.com/may96/du_mlion.html

Nile Hippopotamus
http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Animals/AfricanSavanna/fact-hippo.cfm
http://ecotime.blogspot.com/2008/01/january-18-nile-hippo.html
http://zipcodezoo.com/Animals/H/Hippopotamus_amphibius/

Northern Elephant Seal
http://www.marinemammalcenter.org/learning/education/pinnipeds/noelephseal.asp
http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/jaap/elepseal.htm
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/elephant-seal.html

Northern Flying Squirrels
http://www.adfg.state.ak.us/pubs/notebook/furbear/nfsquirl.php
http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Glaucomys_sabrinus.html
http://www.flyingsquirrels.com/taxonomy.html

Northern River Otter
http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Lontra_canadensis.html
http://www.enature.com/flashcard/show_flash_card.asp?recordNumber=MA0031
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/american-river-otter.html
Orangutan
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/apes/orangutan/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orangutan
http://www.orangutan.net/
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/orangutan.html

Polar Bear
http://www.seaworld.org/infobooks/PolarBears/home.html
http://www.polarbearsinternational.org/
http://www.defenders.org/wildlife_and_habitat/wildlife/polar_bear.php
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/polar-bear.html

Przewalski’s Horse
http://www.treemail.nl/takh/
http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Animals/AsiaTrail/fact-phorse.cfm
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/kids/creature_feature/0204/horses.html
http://www.nature.ca/notebooks/english/phorse.htm

Red Kangaroo
http://www.kidsplanet.org/factsheets/kangaroo.html
http://www.giftlog.com/pictures/kangaroo_facts.htm
http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Macropus_rufus.html

Scinmitar-Horned Oryx
http://www.ultimateungulate.com/Artiodactyla/Oryx_dammah.html
http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Animals/AfricanSavanna/fact-oryx.cfm
http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordates/craniata/mammalia/artiodactyla/scimitar-horned-oryx.html

Sea Otter
http://www.otternet.com/species/seaotter.htm
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/sea-otter.html
http://www.bell.lib.umn.edu/Products/SeaOtter.html

Siberian Tiger
http://www.siberian-tigers.com/
http://www.mnzoo.com/animals/northern_trail/stiger_1.asp
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/Animals/CreatureFeature/Tiger
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/siberian-tiger.html
Snow Leopard
http://www.defenders.org/wildlife_and_habitat/wildlife/snow_leopard.php
http://www.snowleopard.org/
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/snow-leopard.html
Star-nosed Mole
http://www.naturalhistorymag.com/features/0600_feature2.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Condylura
http://www.enature.com/flashcard/show_flash_card.asp?recordNumber=MA0049

Virginia Opossum
http://www.americazoo.com/goto/index/mammals/4.htm
http://www.nhptv.org/natureworks/opossum.htm
http://www.nsrl.ttu.edu/tmot1/didevirg.htm

Yangstze River Dolphin
http://www.animalinfo.org/species/cetacean/lipovexi.htm
http://www.baiji.org/in-depth.html
http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1651819,00.html