A wallaby.
An orangutan.
An elephant.
The white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) was selected by school children as the Illinois state animal in 1980. Source: Wikimedia Commons


All of God's creation is worthy of study. Whether you're a young camper learning the differences between warm- and cold-blooded animals, a college student studying the interactions among the animal and plant components in a given ecosystem, or a research scientist mapping a creature's genome, your study of nature is basic to understanding how you and I fit into the whole of creation.

The top video is appropriate for campers in the first and second grades. The videos become more challenging as you scroll down the page until the bottom video teaches material that might be a bit challenging to college students.

All About Mammals

Bill Nye the Science Guy: Marine Mammals


Interesting Facts about Raccoons

Moral Behavior in Animals

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Camp Carew welcomes campers from all religious traditions.
Camp Carew is a drug- and alcohol-free environment.