Published on April 20, 2007
Section Nature / Non Human Stories
This is the story of Nature’s Extreme Machine. We study the beavior of the Beaver from Argentina to Alberta and reveal insights into the role Beavers in the natural world.
Beavers are semi-aquatic rodents native to North America and Europe. They are the only living members of the family Castoridae, which contains a single genus, Castor.
Genetic research has shown the European and North American beaver populations to be distinct species and that hybridization is unlikely.