What is a sea otter's winter adaptation?

Answer Sea otters are so well adapted to their marine habitat that they rarely come ashore. Their ability to maintain body heat in cold water sustains them year-round as they eat, play, sleep, give birth ... Read More »

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What is a winter adaptation?

Potomac Appalachian Trail Club naturalist Bob Pickett explains that because "early mammals evolved in tropical habitats," later mammals would have to adopt winter adaptations "to survive under cond... Read More »

What do otters in south carolina eat?

Northern river otters inhabit many of South Carolina's aquatic environments, from upland streams to coastal estuaries. These intelligent members of the weasel family are voracious and opportunistic... Read More »

What do you call a group of otters?

Otters are semi-aquatic or aquatic mammals that eat fish. A group of otters is referred to as a romp. There are 13 different species of otters, which can be differentiated from each other based on ... Read More »

What is the biggest breed of otters?

Giant river otters (pteronura brasiliensis), which live in South America, are the world's longest otters, reaching a length of more than 6 feet, but the sea otter (enhydra lutris) found in the Paci... Read More »