TISHAWN LOVELL  presents to you for Atlanta-Dekalb Carnival 2022, Chameleon!


Chameleons are a distinctive and highly specialized clad of old-world lizards, with over 200 species. Some of the most striking variations are found in the chameleons. These colorful lizards are known for their ability to change color; their long, sticky tongue; and their eyes, which can independently look in two directions at once, giving them a 360-degree view around its body. Chameleons Change their colors to attract mates, regulate body temperature, or tell intruders to stay away. Their tongues are lightning-fast, moving at around 13 miles an hour and can sometimes be longer than their body! Chameleons live in warm habitats and are adapted for climbing and visual hunting.


Their bright colors capture your attention and their versatility to blend in within the jungle yet stand out is fascinating! Let us all relish in the uniqueness of the Chameleon as it is one of those species that is appealing to the eyes.