Green Conference Animal Ambassadors

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Black & White Ruffed Lemur - Endangered, found in Madagascar, largest of the lemurs, carries babies & leaves them in a nest (unlike other lemurs, which carry their babies on their backs), has the loudest call (can be heard up to 1 mile away).

Blue & Gold Macaw - Endangered, found in the rainforests of Central and South America, lives in large social groups, alarm clock of the jungle!

Fennec Fox - Found in deserts of North Africa, smallest fox in the world, eats insects and small mammals, can jump 6' to catch bats, uses its large ears to hear insects under the sand.

Canadian Lynx - one of the four members of the Lynx genus, found mainly in Alaska and Canadian provinces, has been wiped out of the lower 48 states but is being reintroduced to WY and CO.

Burmese Python - Third largest constrictor in the world, found in Southeast Asia, eats prey whole.

Kinkajou - Southern cousin of the raccoon, found in the rainforest of Central and South America, nocturnal, pollinator of the rainforest.

Black Footed Penguin - Also known as the "jackass" penguin, due to its braying sound, found in South Africa (Cape of Good Hope), uses wings to swim instead of fly, nests on the beach.
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