• The painter John James Audubon is more well-known for his images of North American birds, but he also painted other wildlife, such as these two beavers working on a tree.

Beaver

From Canoes: A Natural History in North America by Mark Neuzil and Norman Sims


  • In his book, Quadrupeds of North America, Audubon wrote, “The sagacity and instinct of the Beaver have from time immemorial been the subject of admiration and wonder.”
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