This exciting exhibit at the Butterfly Conservatory highlights the incredible biodiversity we have in our province, featuring a variety of species both common and at risk in our communities. Learn why some species may do well around people while others are at risk.
An exciting chance to experience the 5 most well known classes of animals, mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians, fish and invertebrate. You will see a barn owl, American kestrel, porcupine, skunk, wood turtle, spotted turtle, common toad, Grey tree frog, yellow spotted salamander, black rat snake, garter snake, gar pike, and a black widow.
In addition to the live animal exhibit, panel displays will focus on species in Ontario including those at risk in Ontario, major ecosystems in Ontario, and what people in Ontario and around the world can do to assist species in their communities and their own backyards.