Animal Species

Canadian Lynx
Did you know?

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

Sponsors
March 2021 : Jossy & Lily; Bob & Cindy Pelkowski; Wendy Dimassi; Marshal & Susan Chase;
May 2021 : David, Becky, Erika, David & Victoria Majewski;
June 2021 : Holden Brown;
July 2021 : DJ Olesnanik Family;
March 2022: Bonnie Gibbens; Robin Schnepper
May 2022: David, Becky, Erika, David & Victoria Majewski
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.