Animals

Arkansas is home to some amazing animals! Over 100 species are found here and nowhere else in the world (endemic). Others are becoming rare and are found in only a few, protected places, such as natural areas. This page includes downloads with information and activity sheets about Arkansas animals and descriptions of animal programs available from our professional staff.

American Burying Beetle
American Burying Beetle (Nicrophorus americanus)

Downloads:

ABB - Maze ABB - Maze (123 KB)


Bat

Bat
Bat (Myotis sodalis)

Downloads:

Bat - Anatomy Handout Bat - Anatomy Handout (305 KB)

Bat - Coloring Page Bat - Coloring Page (632 KB)

Bat - Ozark Big-Eared Bat Mask Bat - Ozark Big-Eared Bat Mask (1636 KB)



Box Turtle
Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina)

Downloads:

Turtle - Book List Turtle - Book List (69 KB)

Turtle - Crossword Puzzle Turtle - Crossword Puzzle (146 KB)

Turtle - "T" is for Turtle Turtle - "T" is for Turtle (26 KB)


Woodpeckers
Woodpeckers (Picoides borealis)

Downloads:

WP - Maze WP - Maze (66 KB)

WP - Word Search WP - Word Search (40 KB)