By Jennifer Bean Bower
Animal points of interest draw over two hundred million viewers within the usa every year. those sights supply many americans with their merely connection to nature. all through North Carolina, amenities devoted to the rescue, rehabilitation, and conservation of varied animal species abound. via a number of shows, courses, and private encounters, those amenities heighten appreciation for animal conservation whereas supplying fascinating academic reports for everybody within the family.
In Animal Adventures in North Carolina, Jennifer Bean Bower stocks seventy seven animal sights that she has for my part came upon all through her travels of the complete country. every one access presents touch details, using instructions, attainable charges, hours of operation, and worthwhile commute information, followed by means of images and particular descriptions of the attraction’s choices. an in depth appendix lists extra possibilities for viewing and interacting with animals in North Carolina, together with flora and fauna refuges, farm excursions, nature preserves, and dealing farm vacations.
Some of the thrill to be present in Animal Adventures in North Carolina:
• stopover at a wolf sanctuary in Bakersville the place you could puppy Cherokee White Rose, an Arctic wolf
• Get an up-close view of Radar and Lil Wayne, ligers (a hybrid pass among a tiger and a lion) at Tiger global in Rockwell
• Meet Igor, a Brahma bull that travels the japanese Seaboard attending festivals and agricultural occasions, at Sunny Slopes Farm in Asheboro
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