What habitat does the giant panda live in?

Answer Giant pandas live in the broadleaf and coniferous forests of southwest China in elevated areas about 5,000 to 10,000 feet above sea level. Because of the high elevation, it is usually cloudy and ra... Read More »

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What is the habitat of the giant panda?

The original habitat of the giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) is the bamboo forests of Asia. Since bamboo has very poor nutritional value, each giant panda needs to eat very large quantities of... Read More »

Where is the giant panda habitat located in China?

Giant pandas live only in mountainous, remote bamboo forests of China. More specifically, giant pandas are found in the central China provinces of Shaanxi, Sichuan and Gansu. Small captive populati... Read More »

What does the giant panda eat?

Giant pandas are an endangered species of bear that are native to southwest China. Even though giant pandas are carnivores, they live almost exclusively off of bamboo and eat upward of 84 lbs. of t... Read More »

What plant does the giant panda eat?

The giant panda eats bamboo almost exclusively; bamboo makes up 99 percent of its diet. The giant panda spends between 10 and 12 hours eating bamboo every day. Because the panda's bamboo-rich habit... Read More »