The Arctic has some unique wildlife, if you are very lucky you might spot one of the following when you go on an Arctic Adventure:
Arctic Fox; Also known as the ‘Snow Fox’, it has deep, thick fur to help it survive in one of the coldest habitats on the planet.
Reindeer; Both male and female reindeer grow antlers. They have especially wide nostrils to warm the Arctic air as they breathe in.
Moose; The largest species in the deer family, they have a long nose, drooping lip and hump on their shoulders. The flap of skin hanging at their throat is called a ‘bell.’
Lynx; ‘Lynx’, from the Greek word ‘Shine’, refers to the reflective ability of this wild cat’s eyes. They have characteristic black tufts of hair on the tops of their ears.
Arctic Warbler; This bird makes ites nest in shrub low to the ground. The entire population migrates to South East Asia in the winter.