Beavers: Kings of the Dam

Beaver dams serve many functions in nature — not only do they protect beavers from predators and give them easy access to food, but they also filter tons of water, which helps to prevent flooding and droughts.

However, building a dam out of sticks and logs isn’t the easiest task, but beavers are up to the challenge.

Watch the video to find out how they build these surprisingly large and intricate structures.

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