What are 5 interesting facts about toucans? Fun Toucan Facts for Kids:
A toucan can live for up to 20 years. The Toco Toucan is the largest – they weigh 2 pounds and can grow up to 25 inches long. Their bill (beak) accounts for half of their length. Their colourful bill makes them one of the world’s most popular birds.
What is so special about a toucan? The toucan’s enormous bill means that when compared to the size of its body, it has the largest bill of all the world’s birds. Toucans are actually an endangered species due to their habitat being destroyed with the removal of huge chunks of rainforest, but as toucans adapt so quickly they are able to survive.
What are toucan babies called? #1: A Baby Toucan is Called a Fledgling!
Toucans can be called chicks or fledglings as babies!
What do toucans enjoy doing? Toucans spend most of their morning visiting fruit trees in their habitat for food. They then make longer journeys away from their home to other fruit trees to forage further.