Prairie Voles

Some articles on prairie voles, voles, prairie vole, prairie:

Prairie Vole - Behavior
... Prairie voles are active year-round ... Prairie voles live in colonies and have been known to exhibit human-like social behavior in groups ... Prairie voles live rarely longer than one or two years ...
Prairie Vole - Behavior - Reproduction
... During mating season, prairie voles take up individual territories and defend them from other voles ... Outside the mating seasons, the prairie voles live together ... Like other voles, prairie voles can reproduce at any time of the year, but the main breeding seasons are in the fall and the spring ...
Animal Sexual Behaviour - Neurochemistry - Role of NeuroHormones in Two Species of Vole's Mating Styles
... The mating style of prairie voles is monogamous ... After a male and female prairie vole sexually reproduce with one another, they form a lifelong bond ... Montane voles, on the other hand, exhibit a polygamous mating style ...
Metro Parks, Serving Summit County - Parks
... Just up the hill from the meadow is prairie, where wild lupines bloom about mid-May ... and forest shelter foxes, coyotes, raccoons, skunks, muskrats, rabbits, mice, voles and moles, along with many beautiful summer and fall wildflowers ... soaring above the meadows as they hunt for small voles and mice ...

Famous quotes containing the word prairie:

    To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee,—
    Emily Dickinson (1830–1886)