BC: Shiloh was born September 1999 . She is a student at Statham Elementary. Shiloh's favorite color is purple and she hopes you really liked her book. | About the author
FC: BY Shiloh | GRAY SQUIRRELS
1: TABLE OF CONTENTS | Introduction pg.2-3 Description pg.4-5 Self defense pg.6-7 Habitats pg.8-11 Classifications pg.12-14 Interesting Facts pg.15-17 Range Map pg.18 and 19 About the author on back cover
3: what is a gray squirrel? | A gray squirrel is a small mammal. << | A mammal is an animal that has fur, gives live birth , and drinks mother's milk.
4: what does a gray squirrel look like | A Gray Squirrel is a small mammal weighing only twelve ounces to one and a half pounds. They can have a light brown to a mixture of gray, brown , and black fur. | squirrels
5: This is two baby squirrels.
6: Gray Squirrels are small so they can hide easily. | To protect itself from predators a gray squirrel can run very fast and climb up trees. | Once they climb the trees squirrels can blend with their surroundings. Squirrels can do this because of their gray -brown color. | How can a gray squirrel protect itself??
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8: In rural Georgia,gray squirrels are most numerous in mature hardwood forests.Gray squirrels can also be found in mixed pine/hardwood forests,especially where availability of pure hardwoods stands is lacking. | In developed areas gray squirrels can be found in parks and neighborhoods. | What's a gray squirrel's habitat like?
9: Habitat pictures | This is a squirrel in an attic.
10: Gray squirrels can be found in all hardwood and bottomland forests.If it is too cold they will be in attics,basements,and inside trees. | Where are gray squirrels usually found?
11: Most of the time squirrels live outside.
12: Rabbit | Squirrel | Skunk
13: What animals are classified like a gray squirrel? | All animals that are classified with squirrels are mainly small mammals.A mammal is an animal with fur, that gives live birth, and drinks milk from its mother. | The animals that are classified with a squirrel are skunks,hares,and chipmunks.
14: Kingdom : Animal Phylum : Chordata Class : Mammal Order : Rodent Family : Sciuridae Genus : Sciurus Subgenus : Sciurus Sciurus carolinensis | CLASSIFACATION
15: Interesting Facts | \ | Gray squirrels are rodents. Gray squirrels build leaf nests or use cavity nests. A cavity nest is a hole in the tree that squirrels make nests in.Gray squirrels can be found in many different places.
16: OTHER INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT GRAY SQUIRRELS | Gray squirrels are tree squirrels.A tree is a squirrel that climbs trees. Gray squirrels breed twice a year. A mother squirrel has 2-3 babies at a time.
17: This is a baby squirrel.
18: Range Map Of Where They Live -------->> _______
19: They live all over Georgia.