Explore now! Beaver, (genus Castor), either of two species of amphibious rodents native to North America, Europe, and Asia. Beavers are nocturnal rodents that live in woodlands near rivers, lakes and ponds in Europe and North America.

But here is a little advice from Jean-Michel Bompar… Hi Jon, there are not a lot of beavers near Toulon. Two distinctive features are a broad, flat tail, covered with scales, and webbed feet. How to identify As large as a Labrador dog, but with shorter legs, the European beaver is robust and heavily built. Libya's Scout. Beavers are the largest rodents in North America and Eurasia and the second largest rodents worldwide. The core areas of France's National Parks, in the Alps , the Pyrenees and the Cévennes, are biosphere reserves where nature is allowed to develop naturally. Indonesia's scout. Greece's Scouts. Today the Beaver is making a slight come back and has been reintroduced to some parts of France. The chisel-like ends of incisors are maintained by their self-sharpening wear pattern. Their bodies are specially designed for semi-aquatic living, with adaptations to their fur, eyes, feet, tails and respiratory systems. Holland's Scout. Beavers built dams a short distance away from their lodges to increase the depth of the water around the lodges and to deter predators. Hi Steve, I never looked for Beavers in France. France is home to large numbers of small reptiles and amphibians, in particular lizards. Macau's Scout. It is the largest rodent in Europe, head and body length can be more than 1 metre plus a tail of up to 38cm. Introduction to Beavers 'The best thing we did was swim in the rain.

Their bodies extend up to 80 cm (31 inches) long and generally weigh 16–30 kg (35–66 With our Plan-Do-Review method, Beaver Scouts are empowered to learn by doing. We recently found signs of beavers in the two places below : 1-) south side of the Lac de Quinson : N 43° 41′ 40″ – E 06° 02′ 33″

Malta's Scout. The European Beaver The European Beaver Castor fiber was once hunted to virtual extinction for its fur and also for a secretion from its scent gland called castoreum which was used for its medicinal properties as it contained salicylic acid which is a constituent of today's modern aspirin. Jordan's Scout. A beaver's teeth grow continuously so they will not be worn down by chewing on wood. Ghana's Scout. Many of France's almost 50 regional parks are, … Malaysia's Scout. Beavers have webbed hind-feet, and a broad, scaly tail.They have poor eyesight, but keen senses of hearing, smell, and touch.