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(1) Beavers are natural engineers. (2) These mammals occupy slow-moving streams and build dams of sticks and mud. (3) Their dams, which average 10 m to 100 m in length, raise water levels to create ponds. (4) They are one of Canada’s national symbols. (5) Beavers are relentless in their efforts to shape their environment.
________________________ Canada became a country in 1867, it did not officially get its own flag until almost 100 years later, in 1965.
The chairperson of the student council, Marta Alton was proud of her school’s participation in the fundraising event.