National Beaver Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: April 7, 2017 is National Beaver Day.

Beaver Day

The beaver might be the nation's animal of Canada however the furry dam-building rodent are available over the United States region and Eurasia as two distinct species, however the population continues to be decreasing for many decades now. WorldwideBeaver Day aims to celebrate and lift understanding of the plight from the rodent. Beavers provide tree-munching activities, but are you aware that they will use just from the tree they fell? They consume the buds, bark leaving, before gnawing the branches and trunk into more compact pieces to construct with. The dams are helpful in stopping surges and droughts, rebuilding the northern esturine habitat and assisting to cleanse water. The biggest beaver-built dam is within Wood Zoysia National Park, Alberta, Canada and it is 850m lengthy!Worldwide Beaver Day is a superb time for you to hike in to the forest to place a few of these noble gnawers.

Ten facts about beavers on International Beaver Day
Ten facts about beavers on International Beaver Day

Today, Tuesday, April 7 is International Beaver Day. To help the state celebrate its state animal, we've compiled, with help from sites including the Oregon Blue Book, YoungVeggie.com, the Lands Council, and IMDb.com, 10 interesting facts about the ...

International Beaver Day: 7 ways to honor Beaverton's namesake, Oregon's state ...
International Beaver Day: 7 ways to honor Beaverton's namesake, Oregon's state ...

Ralph Scheeler draws cartoons of beavers like this one for the Beaverton Resource Guide. Michael Wong, the guide's editor, said Scheeler's drawings are "adorable," and is selling beaver family car stickers based on the cartoons. (Courtesy of Cedar ...

April 7 is official day for pretty much everything
April 7 is official day for pretty much everything

Beavers, like this one, have been re-introduced to Scotland after a 400-year absence. But if you want to bond with a Canadian beaver, April 7 is a good day for it. It's International Beaver Day. By: Peter Edwards Star Reporter, Published on Tue Apr 07 ...

Albany, because beavers
Albany, because beavers

This past Tuesday was International Beaver Day. No, we didn't have marked on our calendar, either. It was a gross oversight on our part. It's too bad that we missed the day because beavers played an important role in Albany's history. In fact, to some ...

Troop 72 is serving breakfast on Mother's Day; Come out and support "Our" Boy ...
Troop 72 is serving breakfast on Mother's Day; Come out and support "Our" Boy ...

PARSIPPANY — In the past 30 days Troop 72 has done 376 man-hours of service project work, for the community of Parsippany-Troy Hills, Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation, and Liberty State Park. Troop 72 is always looking to help our community, and ...

5 Tips to Keep Your Food Safe for World Health Day
5 Tips to Keep Your Food Safe for World Health Day

On April 7, people across the globe will celebrate World Health Day. The World Health Organization (WHO) is choosing to focus on food safety for this year's celebration, releasing the slogan: “From farm to plate, make food safe.” While food safety is a ...

Hori's harbour swim ahead of big game
Hori's harbour swim ahead of big game

For each of the past four years, Hori - aka Tauranga identity Terry Leaming - has endured a freezing mid-winter swim to commemorate 'National Beaver Day'. He's swum the Waikato River three times before Bay of Plenty v Waikato matches, adding in Otago ...

Boy Scouts Troop 72 works on service projects
Boy Scouts Troop 72 works on service projects

Their next service project was at Beaver Day at Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation. Scouts were helping get the camp ready for the summer. Tasks included cleaning up any fallen trees or debris the winter has brought, and putting out the floating docks ...

April 7, 2017 is also No Housework Day, Beer Day