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1 By: Giovanni Fernandez

2 Elephant Grass Producer Zebra 1 st consumer African lion 2 nd consumer Food chain

3 The savannah is located in Africa and Australia. The African Savannah is located 15 degrees north latitude and 30 degrees south and 15 degrees east and 40 degrees west. The annual rain fall is about 20-50 inches. Savannah

4 Elephant grass is tall grass that comes from Africa. It grow in dense clumps up to 10 ft. It is yellowish or purple in color. The stem are coarse and hairy and about 1in. thick near the base. The leaves are 2-3 feet long pointed at the end. The edges are razor sharp. Elephant grass native habitat is Africa. Elephant Grass

5 Description-The zebra look like a horse with black and white stripes. Habitat-Grant’s Zebras live in savannas, plains, and sometimes in mountain regions. Adaptations-Zebras have great vision and hearing to locate predators. They have night vision to help them move at night. Their black and white stripes cause a camouflage that causes predators to get confused. Food-The zebra is a herbivore. Zebras feed on grass mostly, but occasionally, eat shrubs, herbs, twigs, leaves, and bark. Predators- Zebras predators are lions, hunting dogs, leopards, and cheetah. Protection- The would run away, or they can kick and bite the enemy. They stand side by side in opposite directions that helps them see predators. Communication-Zebras communicate by barking, braying, or snorting. They also move their ears to signal calmness or frightened. They stand up their ears when they feel calm and pushed them down when they are scared. Grant’s Zebra

6 Young-The baby zebras have brown and white stripes and look like baby horses. The grown zebras would not leave the young behind, they would wait for it to catch up. They both have stripes, they both have hooves and big ears. The difference the baby zebra have brown and white stripes, and the adult zebra have black and white stripes. Status-The grants zebra is not endanger or threatened species. People-We don’t need to help this organism. Grant’s Zebra

7 Description-A lion looks like a cat 10 times bigger. A male lion has a big mane around its neck and the female lion does not have a mane. A mane is hair around a male lion neck. Habitat-In Africa most lions can be found in Savanna grassland, but some live in the Forest. Adaptations-The lions golden brown fir, blends in the surroundings in the savanna and helps them sneak them to pray. Food-Lions eat large animals such as zebras and wild beasts. In times lions eat a variety of smaller animals from the rodents to reptiles. Lions sometimes steal catches from hyenas, leopards and other pray. Predators-Lions have no natural predators except for humans. Protects itself-A lion protects itself with its claws and sharp teeth. Lions have a great sense of smell that sometimes alerts them when danger is near. Africa Lion

8 Communication-Lions communicate by roaring, body language and markings with its scent. Young-They are smaller than the adult lion and the baby lion have spots. The mom carries the baby by the neck with their mouth so they are safer in the mouth. If the lioness is hunting, her cubs would be suckled by another lactating female. Cubs are nursed for 6 through 7 months. The girl baby lion doesn’t have a mane around their neck, and the female lion does not have it too. Baby lions have spots and the adult lions don’t have spots. Status-We shouldn’t be concerned, lions are not currently threatened or in the endangered list. People-We don’t need to help this animal. Africa Lion

9 Food Web

10 Savannas animals (Australia and Africa) Addax Addra Gazelle Wild Cat Waterbuck Warthog Wildebeest or GnuAfrican Wild DogWild Ass Vervet Monkey Topi Thomson's Gazelle Steinbok SitatungaCape Elephant Shrew Serval Sable Antelope Roan RhinocerosReedbuckRattlesnakePulcu

11 Savannas Animals (Australia and Africa) Gorilla ImpalaAfrican Lion Lemur Monitor Lizard Mongoose MeerkatsMamba Pangolin Hyrax Jackal Lechwe Antelope Leopard Lesser Kudu Lichtenstein's Hartebeest Patas Puff Adder

12 Savannas Animals Giraffe Honey Badger Hyenas (Striped) Hyenas (Spotted) Ground Squirrel Hare Hippopotamus Hedgehog (Australia and Africa) OkapiOribiOtter Genet African Elephant ElandDuikerFennec Fox Fossa Gecko Gerbil Gerenuk or Wallers's Gazelle Gembsok Oryx Greater KuduGrant's Gazelle Grysbok

13 Savannas Animals (Australia and Africa) African Gray Parrot Bat-Eared Fox Antelope Beisa Oryx Bongo Bontebok Bonobo Blue MonkeyBaboon Zebra Bushbaby or Galago BushpigWater Buffalo Bushbuck Camel Caracal Cheetah Chimpanzee Colobus MonkeyCrocodile Dik-Dik Forest Hog

14 1. The lion a carnivore ? 2.Baby zebra have brown and white stripes ? 3.Baby boy lions have a mane around its neck or hair around its neck ? 4.Zebras are carnivores ? 5.Zebras have night vision ? Questions (True or False)

15 1.True 2.True 3. False 4.False 5. True Questions (Answers)

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