Essays Tagged: "Beaver"

The results of the introduction of the commertial fur trade into Canada

cribing the effects of the fur trade on the Native peoples of Canada Excellent.EssayThe trapping of beavers for their fur had always been an integral part of native culture. The introduction of the pr ... ives were drawn to this new way of life because of the "luxuries" that were offered as its rewards. Beavers suddenly became a commodity rather than a means of sustaining life. Also, the natives migrat ...

(3 pages) 39 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

The results of the introduction of the commertial fur trade into Canada

cribing the effects of the fur trade on the Native peoples of Canada Excellent.EssayThe trapping of beavers for their fur had always been an integral part of native culture. The introduction of the pr ... ives were drawn to this new way of life because of the "luxuries" that were offered as its rewards. Beavers suddenly became a commodity rather than a means of sustaining life. Also, the natives migrat ...

(3 pages) 63 0 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Alternative

About Establishing With Aboriginal Communities and Fishing Rights In New France! Very Detailed!

aboriginal groups, the men began to notice the rare furs that they wore and had possession of, the beaver was one of the furs greatly in demand due to endangerment. The merchants began to organize tr ...

(2 pages) 50 0 3.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Technological advancements that have helped scientists identify the platypus

as fur like other animals, but it has a beak like the bill of a duck, webbed feet and a tail like a beaver.A dried platypus skin has been sent to England in 1798 and was considered to be fake.Up until ...

(4 pages) 35 1 3.4 Aug/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Wild Animals

r. The bear was the biggest animal I saw in the Canadian wilderness.The smallest animal I saw was a beaver. It was brown, and its fur was shining in the sun. It had a wide, flat, dark tail and a large ... large wide head. It was eating leaves. I could hear the leaves rustle. They should be tasty for the beaver!The animal I liked the most was a skunk. It smelled bad, but skunks are very beautiful I thin ...

(1 pages) 420 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Essay about Beavers

The beaver is the national animal of Canada. They are mammals. They live in ponds, lakes, and streams. B ... , and streams. Beavers are strong swimmers and graceful divers. They have lungs and a furry body. A beaver's baby is called a kit. The babies drink their mother's milk. The beaver is warm-blooded. Its ... mother's milk. The beaver is warm-blooded. Its body temperature stays warm, even in icy water. The beaver is the largest rodent in North America. Its front teeth never stop growing.Beavers live in mo ...

(2 pages) 26 0 2.4 Jul/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Youth Revolution of 1950's: 'By the late 1950s, The Youth of the United States had been transformed' to what extend is this true?

ed from pre-1950s. Teenagers before 1950 could be accurately described as young adults. Leave it to Beaver and Love Connections gave examples of teenagers enjoying themselves in a very formal and inno ... e roasts, going to sport games and catching up for a milkshake at a nearby café. Leave it to Beaver gave similar examples of innocent pastimes; in Leave it to Beaver the boys often enjoyed play ...

(5 pages) 34 0 5.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe" is more than just a fantasy novel.

nal, but the plot is.There is also humour in this story. For example, during Chapter 10, Mr and Mrs Beaver argued about whether to bring the sewing machine on their way to the Stone Table. Mr Beaver d ... ne on their way to the Stone Table. Mr Beaver disagrees with bringing the sewing machine, while Mrs Beavers, fearing that the White Witch may 'fiddle' with it, feels that she should bring it, even tho ...

(3 pages) 66 0 2.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

American Beaver

AMERICAN BEAVER The latin name for the American beaver is castor canadiensis. It is usually 25 - 30 inches in ... s weight can range from 30 to 60 pounds, and its body is covered with a rich brown-colored fur. The beaver, which can live about 11 years in the wild, is nocturnal and usually appears just after sunse ... penings can be closed while the animal is submersed. The respiratory and circulatory systems of the beaver are slightly adapted to increase efficiency, and its powerful, flat tail; large, webbed feet; ...

(2 pages) 651 0 5.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Cats vs. dogs as housepets

essons. Don't expect to take your cat for a walk around the block like you can with dogs," says Dr. Beaver. "Generally, cats have an innate curiosity. They go where they want and usually they walk you ... rain their kittens to use the litter box, and most cats will use it without fail from that time on (Beaver). Even stray cats usually understand the concept when show the box and will use it regularly. ...

(3 pages) 21 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Ghost of King Hamlet

hat which he might have worn "When he the ambitious Norway combated" (1.1.70-1) The Ghost wears his beaver and visor up so he is easily recognized as the late King by those who see him. The plot of Ha ...

(1 pages) 1097 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Hamlet

Coyote and the Turtle

critter gave their reason of the need for help and in exchange, something that will benefit Coyote. Beavers promised protection from water, birds promised protection from the sky, and chipmunks promis ... m going to help you get rid of the turtle," said Coyote, "then I'm going to need help from you all. Beaver, I will need a cage that will slow the turtle down. Chipmunks, I need your food to lure him. ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

north american beaver

The North American beaverBackground info;The North American Beaver or (Castor Canadensis) is one of the world's most in ... North American Beaver or (Castor Canadensis) is one of the world's most interesting creatures. The Beaver is one of the world's largest rodents and Beavers' ability to change the landscape is second ... only to humans. They are even the only animal with true water proof fur. However in the late 1800s beaver populations were down because of how much their pelt was worth for making clothes.Where is th ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science