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Water habitats

Water habitats

Water as habitat?

In a bushland habitat, fresh water is found in the form of creeks, ponds and rain. Some animals don’t need a permanent water source but can gain the water they need from their food such as leaves or other animals. Many predators also feed on fresh water animals.


In a similar way to frogs, dragonflies spend part of their life cycle in water. 

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Habitat is a special digital book that investigates the needs of living things through detailed text, interactive activities, videos and stunning images.

Explore the value of habitats such as trees, shrubs and ground cover plants and non-living habitats such as leaf litter, rocks, logs and water.

Find out how to create and restore habitats that will help animals survive and thrive.

This book supports Australian Curriculum biological sciences and living world.

Download free from Apple Books.

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