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101 Facts About Manatees

North American manatees are the same species as the West Indian manatee.   The manatee in North America is the most prominent member of the aquatic mammal order Sirenia. The North American manatee is distinct from the Amazonian and the African manatee. Recent genetic research suggests that the West Indian manatee consists of three groups, which …

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101 Facts About Polar Bears

The polar bears are native to the Arctic Circle, which encompasses the Arctic Ocean, its surrounding seas, and landmasses.  The polar being is significant in size, the same as the Kodiak bear. An adult male polar bear weighs around 350-700 kg (772-1543 lb), while a female weighs half the size.  The polar bear’s scientific name …

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