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taxon
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Photos / Sounds

What

American Pika (Ochotona princeps) Ochotona princeps

Observer

justin2

Date

May 13, 2012 06:03 PM PDT

Description

An unafraid pika that approached my group of three while hiking up Mount Dana from Yosemite's Tioga Pass entrance station.

The elevation is 10,800'. The terrain is mixed talus with alpine grasses on the shallower parts of the slope. 2012 is a low snow year.