Animal Locations

Canadian Lynx
Did you know?

The Canada lynx has an excellent sense of sight. It can spot a mouse at 250 feet!

Sponsors
March 2020 : Cecilia Polumbo
April 2020 : O'Donnell Family; Maura Caulfield
May 2020 : David Majewski; Thom & Becki Burton
August 2020 : Josciah
September 2020 : Dennis Olesnanik Family
December 2020 : Andrew & Barbara Watters
Habitat
Coniferous forests in Canada and Alaska (small population in Rocky Mountain areas)
Size
3 ½ foot long with a 2-5 inch tail
Lifespan
Around 15-20 years
Diet
small mammals and birds
Reproduction
1-3 kittens are born after a 63-70 day gestation period
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Threats
Trapping, habitat destruction and competition with coyotes for prey.