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Animals in the Winter What do animals do during the winter? What do animals do during the winter? Migrate What do animals do during the winter? Migrate Adapt Migrate Migration- when animals moving from one region to another and then back again. Some birds will fly to warmer places for the winter months. Birds that migrate would not be able to survive in cold winters. Why do you think this might be? Migrate Animals migrate for different reasons. better climate better food safe place to live safe place to raise young go back to the place they were born. Adapt Some animals will adapt to their surroundings by growing a thicker coat or use camouflage by changing their color. Rabbits Rabbits, such as the arctic hare, change colour in the winter and spring Weasels Weasels, such as the short tailed weasel named the Ermine, change colour in the winter and spring Why? Why do you think that animals change colour in the winter and spring? Why? Their camouflage makes it hard for enemies to see them. Surviving Winter All animals have a way to survive the winter.
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