mammoths By Katie Harris Why mammoths became extinct • The mammoths are extinct because of the over heated days or the Paleo-Indian hunted them. • The mammoths were used to the ice age cold climate, as this changed and the ice melted they could not survive in the warmer climate. (climate being the type of weather at that time) The discovery of the baby mammoth • In 2004 a mammoth was discovered by gold miners. they found the mammoth in Siberia. The baby mammoth was 130cm long. The baby mammoth had been there for 10,ooo years but still well preserved. The baby mammoth •Scientist say that the discovered mammoth was a 6 month old female calf. The discovered baby mammoth climate • Climate is the type of weather in a area like a country e.g. rain and snow etc. an example is Antarctica, Iceland and Greenland.