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Danielle Hickman. Arctic Fox. Names. Scientific Name: Vulpes lagopus Common Name: Arctic Fox. Where do they live? . Natural Habitat: Tundra . Life History Characteristics. Diet: (omnivore) sea birds, fish, other marine life 11inches tall 3 to 20 pounds Live in burrows Polar climates

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names
Names
  • Scientific Name: Vulpeslagopus
  • Common Name: Arctic Fox
where do they live
Where do they live?
  • Natural Habitat: Tundra
life history characteristics
Life History Characteristics
  • Diet: (omnivore) sea birds, fish, other marine life
  • 11inches tall
  • 3 to 20 pounds
  • Live in burrows
  • Polar climates
  • Male and Female mature sexually at 1 year of age.
why endangered
Why Endangered?
  • Overhunting. Why?
  • Habitat Destruction. Why?
  • Not endangered worldwide
  • 2 endangered populations: Russia & Fennoscandia (Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Kola Peninsula)
population
Population
  • Worldwide: several thousand
  • Russia: around 90 individual foxes
  • Fennoscandia: around 40 individual foxes
conservation efforts
Conservation Efforts
  • Laws put in place to stop hunting
  • Fur farms
works cited
Works Cited:
  • https://worldwildlife.org/species/arctic-fox
  • http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/arctic_fox.htm
  • http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/899/0
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Quiz
  • 1) What habitat does the Arctic Fox live in?
  • 2) Solitary or Pack animal?
  • 3) Is overhunting the fox part of why it is endangered?
  • 4) Is the fox endangered worldwide?
  • 5) What kind of housing does the fox have?
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