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Synonyms for burrow

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a place used as an animal's dwelling

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Synonyms for burrow

a hole made by an animal, usually for shelter

move through by or as by digging

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Adult Pulex irritans, a flea often found on breeding Burrowing Owls (Thomsen 1971; Philips & Dindal 1977; Baird & Saunders 1992; Smith & Belthoff 2001b) and other burrowing animals (Baird & Saunders 1992) can survive for 125 days with no food at 7-10[degrees]C (James & Harwood 1969).
The Ecology Institute states that no reliable description is given by Paladin of how these tailings will be stored and protected from erosion, floods, burrowing animals or plant roots that can penetrate the cover of the storage dams.
novemcinctus burrows in other habitats where other burrowing animals (such as other species of armadillos) may occur (Guyer and Hermann 1997).
Freshly growing shoots and grasses bolstered by the agricultural crops offer plenty of food for the burrowing animals. An abundance of hedgerows, stone fences and soft, cultivated soils provide the 'chucks with lots of places to dig burrows and create passageways that keep them hidden from the prying eyes of predators such as redtail hawks, owls, foxes and coyotes.
During the wet winter of 1994-95, sheet flooding was observed on leveled land, confirming the theory that it was unsuitable for burrowing animals. CDF&G has undertaken a program to restore the hogwallow topography on these parcels to enhance their value for threatened and endangered species.
But even while cinematic entrapment remains strictly forbidden for reputable filmmakers today, Page admits that some staging occurs: "You simply can't film some scenes without setting up." For example, burrowing animals or hiving insects are still commonly filmed in man-made sets equipped with a glass panel for the camera.
In the UK, at Stonehenge, warmer winters are likely to boost populations of burrowing animals that could disturb archaeological deposits and destabilise stonework.
Most of Earth's surface is home to burrowing animals of all sorts and sizes, from ants to aardvarks.
At home in desert Their Latin name is Suricata suricatta Meerkats are a mammal and a member of the mongoose family They inhabit the Kalahari Desert in southern Africa, and are small burrowing animals, living in large underground networks They live in groups of between 20 and 40 Their life expectancy is around 14 years A full-grown meerkat is about 18 inches long, including its tail You don't need a licence to keep a meerkat
Their list includes tunneling and burrowing animals like moles and chipmunks, as well as animals that can periodically lower metabolic rates like squirrels, bats and bears.
The fine sandy soil provides favourable growing conditions for gorse and broom - unusual in Solihull - as well as attractive opportunities for burrowing animals.
Dr Robinson added: ``The sea-bed of the southern Irish Sea has a wide range of col ourful and intriguing wildlife - from algae-dominated rocky reefs to deep muddy areas, home to many burrowing animals.