Squirrel Sightings

Order: Rodentia Family: Sciuridae

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Common Name: Groundhog
Species: Marmota monax
Record#: 4958
Location: Central Truro, NS, Canada
Date Sighted: 2017-07-03 #Seen: 1
User#: cmatthews
Site Description: Urban backyard, mature trees, shrubs, flowers, grass, waterfall, bird bath
Comment : regular sitings, lives under my gazebo, and so far seems only to be eating weeds (bless him!)


 
Common Name: Squirrel
Record#: 4930
Location: Mission Peak, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2017-05-24 #Seen: 1
User#: Adrianne
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Common Name: Squirrel
Record#: 4923
Location: Livermore , California , USA
Date Sighted: 2017-05-14 #Seen: 1
User#: Francesca
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Common Name: Squirrel
Record#: 4932
Location: San Leandro, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2017-04-05 #Seen: 1
User#: Adrianne
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Common Name: Squirrel
Record#: 4933
Location: San Leandro, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2017-04-05 #Seen: 1
User#: Adrianne
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Common Name: Squirrel
Record#: 4861
Location: Montrose, Iowa, USA
Date Sighted: 2017-02-26 #Seen: 1
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Common Name: Squirrel
Record#: 4865
Location: Keokuk, Iowa, USA
Date Sighted: 2017-02-25 #Seen: 1
User#: Ean16
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Species: Otospermophilus beecheyi
Record#: 4912
Location: Skywest, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2017-02-16 #Seen: 4
User#: charliedub
View full size photo of California Ground Squirrel in Skywest, California, USASite Description:
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Common Name: Squirrel
Record#: 4627
Location: Prarie Ridge, North Carolina, USA
Date Sighted: 2016-06-24 #Seen: 1
User#: JennTravis
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Common Name: Squirrel
Record#: 4626
Location: Prarie Ridge, North Carolina, USA
Date Sighted: 2016-06-23 #Seen: 1
User#: JennTravis
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Common Name: Groundhog
Species: Marmota monax
Record#: 4594
Location: Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Date Sighted: 2016-06-10 #Seen: 1
User#: Theresa
Site Description: large groundhog, black... never seen this colour of groundhop before
Comment : creature was in my garden for about 10 minutes eating my plants. quite large for a groundhop.


 
Common Name: Squirrel
Record#: 4545
Location: Washington Manor Park , California , USA
Date Sighted: 2016-05-21 #Seen: 10
User#: Vi Truong
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Common Name: Chipmunk
Record#: 4519
Location: Attica, NY, USA
Date Sighted: 2016-04-18 #Seen: 1
User#: GFouquet
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Common Name: Woodchuck
Species: Marmota monax
Record#: 4524
Location: Batavia, NY, USA
Date Sighted: 2016-04-13 #Seen: 2
User#: GFouquet
View full size photo of Woodchuck in Batavia, NY, USASite Description:
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Common Name: Squirrel
Record#: 4484
Location: Tempe, AZ, USA
Date Sighted: 2016-03-24 #Seen: 1
User#: Yukie13
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Species: Sciurus carolinensis
Record#: 4299
Date Sighted: 2015-10-22 #Seen: 4
User#: TpaBayWS
View full size photo of Eastern Gray Squirrel in Oldsmar, FL, USASite Description: Bicenntenial City Park
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Common Name: Squirrel
Record#: 4574
Location: Hayward, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2015-10-17 #Seen: 1
User#: hung ivan
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Species: Sciurus niger shermani
Record#: 4172
Location: Springhill, Fl, USA
Date Sighted: 2015-05-11 #Seen: 1
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Common Name: Red Squirrel
Species: Tamiasciurus hudsonicus
Record#: 4087
Date Sighted: 2015-04-12 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Red Squirrel in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Species: Sciurus niger shermani
Record#: 4092
Date Sighted: 2015-04-10 #Seen: 1
User#: bcpgopher
Site Description: Brooker Creek Preserve
Comment : Observed crossing water treatment property into pasture area of Preserve.


 
Species: Sciurus niger shermani
Record#: 4093
Location: Largo, FL, USA
Date Sighted: 2015-04-06 #Seen: 2
User#: TpaBayWS
Site Description: Eagle Lake County Park
Comment : Observed just inside entrance along fence along County Rd 1 (Keene Rd).


 
Species: Sciurus niger shermani
Record#: 4108
Date Sighted: 2015-04-01 #Seen: 1
User#: TpaBayWS
View full size photo of Sherman's Fox Squirrel in Palm Harbor, FL, USASite Description: William Dunn Water Treatment Facility
Comment : Was foraging in the open area and then ran up into the tree.


 
Species: Sciurus niger shermani
Record#: 4099
Date Sighted: 2015-01-20 #Seen: 2
User#: TpaBayWS
View full size photo of Sherman's Fox Squirrel in Palm Harbor, FL, USASite Description: William Dunn Water Treatment Plant
Comment : They were foraging on S side of Dunn Dr in open area.


 
Species: Sciurus niger shermani
Record#: 4095
Date Sighted: 2015-01-19 #Seen: 1
User#: TpaBayWS
View full size photo of Sherman's Fox Squirrel in Palm Harbor, FL, USASite Description: William Dunn Water treatment Plant
Comment : Observed foraging and then ran up into a tree.


 
Species: Sciurus niger shermani
Record#: 4096
Date Sighted: 2015-01-04 #Seen: 1
User#: TpaBayWS
Site Description: William Dunn Water treatment Plant
Comment : Observed running across Dunn Dr to open area.


 
Species: Sciurus niger shermani
Record#: 4097
Date Sighted: 2015-01-01 #Seen: 1
User#: TpaBayWS
Site Description: William Dunn Water treatment Plant
Comment : Observed just past recycle drop off area on S side of Dunn Dr.


 
Common Name: Woodchuck
Species: Marmota monax
Record#: 3696
Date Sighted: 2014-06-02 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Woodchuck in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Groundhog
Species: Marmota monax
Record#: 3614
Date Sighted: 2014-04-26 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Residential neighborhood
Comment : Never seen one in Nova Scotia, let alone in a residnetial area. Also known as a Woodchuck.


 
Species: Sciurus niger
Record#: 3115
Date Sighted: 2013-07-23 #Seen: 1
Site Description: Pine tree stand.
Comment : Saw fox squirrel on side of the road.


 
Common Name: Grey Squirrel
Species: Sciurus carolinensis
Record#: 3116
Date Sighted: 2013-07-23 #Seen: 1
Site Description: Home.
Comment : Looking out my bedroom window saw one digging under the trees.


 
Species: Sciurus niger shermani
Record#: 1747
Date Sighted: 2013-02-19 #Seen: 1
User#: bcpgopher
Site Description: Brooker Creek Preserve, N Well Field/Pasture area [Restricted]
Comment : Is FL State listed as species of special concern.


 
Species: Sciurus niger
Record#: 1517
Location: Assateague Island National Park, Virginia, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-08-28 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Delmarva Fox Squirrel in Assateague Island National Park, Virginia, USASite Description: Forest
Comment : First seen this squirrel sitting on the edge of the bike path in the forest and when we came closer, he scurried up the tree.


 
Common Name: Grey Squirrel
Species: Sciurus carolinensis
Record#: 1365
Site Description: Partially restored sand mine with dry upland habitats leading downhill to marsh
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Common Name: Least Chipmunk
Species: Neotamias minimus
Record#: 1323
Date Sighted: 2012-05-19 #Seen: 1
User#: tnight
Site Description: Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge
Comment : Lifer!


 
Common Name: Red Squirrel
Species: Tamiasciurus hudsonicus
Record#: 1324
Date Sighted: 2012-05-19 #Seen: 1
User#: tnight
Site Description: Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge
Comment : Lifer(?)


 
Species: Urocitellus columbianus
Record#: 1326
Date Sighted: 2012-05-19 #Seen: 2
User#: tnight
Site Description: Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge
Comment : Lifer!


 
Common Name: Grey Squirrel
Species: Sciurus carolinensis
Record#: 1322
Date Sighted: 2012-05-18 #Seen: 2
User#: tnight
Site Description:
Comment : One squirrel had a peanut


 
Common Name: Black Squirrel
Species: Sciurus carolinensis
Record#: 1281
Location: Hackettstown, New Jersey, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-04-23 #Seen: 2
View full size photo of Black Squirrel in Hackettstown, New Jersey, USASite Description: I seen two black squirrels in a parking lot with a forest edge to one side of the lot along Mountain Avenue.
Comment : At times I have seen 3 or 4 black sqiurrels here and today when I got closer for a better picture, they scurried from tree to tree following a grey squirrel who was building a nest in a corner tree.


 
Species: Sciurus niger vulpinus
Record#: 1183
Location: Carmel, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-03-11 #Seen: 2
Site Description: Evergreen/deciduous forest, urban
Comment : These two come to my bird feeders every day.


 
Species: Sciurus niger vulpinus
Record#: 1213
Date Sighted: 2012-03-11 #Seen: 3
Site Description: Woods (small patch)
Comment : Yesterday I was watching some squirrels play in a small patch of woods next to where I live. (Vertebrate) - Holly Treadwell


 
Species: Otospermophilus beecheyi
Record#: 1184
Location: Palo Corona Regional Park, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-03-10 #Seen: 4
Site Description: At burrows in fallow field.
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Common Name: Groundhog
Species: Marmota monax
Record#: 1180
Date Sighted: 2012-03-07 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Groundhog in Cleveland Heights, Ohio, USASite Description: Backyard
Comment : This picture was taken last November, but I have seen the groundhog a few times in the last couple weeks after reemerging from hibernation.


 
Common Name: Red Squirrel
Species: Tamiasciurus hudsonicus
Record#: 1543
Date Sighted: 2012-01-24 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Red Squirrel in Barrie, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: It appears to live mainly on east side of stairs connecting two segments of Rodney Street.
Comment : This squirrel acts and sounds like a red squirrel but it is completely black... perhaps the first known melanistic red squirrel sighting in Ontario.


 
Common Name: Squirrel
Record#: 1089
Location: Union City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-01-15 #Seen: 1
User#: kevinxiao
Site Description:
Comment : It went up a tree before we could take a picture of it


 
Common Name: Red Squirrel
Species: Tamiasciurus hudsonicus
Record#: 488
Location: Moose Creek, Alaska, USA
Date Sighted: 2011-04-19 #Seen: 1
User#: aptk_2000
View full size photo of Red Squirrel in Moose Creek, Alaska, USASite Description: Back yard
Comment : We have several that are regular visitors to the bird feeders


 
Common Name: Squirrel
Record#: 449
View full size photo of Squirrel in Montecristo River Lodge, Rio San Juan, NicaraguaSite Description: Montecristo Private Natural Reserve top of canopy
Comment : comon on mid canopy, eat cacao bean on forest edge


 
Common Name: Woodchuck
Species: Marmota monax
Record#: 2014
Date Sighted: 2009-05-21 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : Saw a wood chuck scamper across the road on may way to work.


 
Common Name: Red Squirrel
Species: Tamiasciurus hudsonicus
Record#: 1979
Date Sighted: 2008-03-22 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : Saw red squirrel scamper by while camping on rose lake in the boundary waters. interesting that red squirrels dont usually hibernate even in the coldest parts of winter - unless they live in northern canada where it gets extremely cold.


 
Common Name: Woodchuck
Species: Marmota monax
Record#: 1968
Date Sighted: 2007-11-15 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : Coming home from work in the late evening saw a woodchuck in my front yard near the end of my driveway. maybe thats the one that ate some of my garden and dug a burrow in my back yard. i dont know what my cat does around the woodchuck.


 
Common Name: Woodchuck
Species: Marmota monax
Record#: 1890
Date Sighted: 2006-08-05 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : Woodchuck seems to eat some of the food i throw into my compost pile. the woodchuck sits on my deck sometimes.


 
Common Name: Groundhog
Species: Marmota monax
Record#: 3038
Date Sighted: 2004-05-16 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Groundhog in Wheatley, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: Goron Woods – Wet Hickory/Oak forest and adjacent sandy meadow.
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