Total length: 182mm
body length: 100mm
Tail length: 82mm
Northwest end of Lake Arthur.
Vestigal "thumb" registered in front tracks. Yay!
Located several nests in laurel sumac between river and freeway.
Skull found in large owl pellet. Probably from a Great Horned Owl.
trapped in garage. P. leucopus or maniculatus
Encontrado muerto en predios de agricultura de temporal
Found dead, small gray rodent with bare tail, wind 11 mph, 66 degrees Fahrenheit, partly cloudy
This was one of at least two muskrats that have been living in Lake Arthur.
One of a long string of casualties.
The old bird nest was full to the top with milkeed seeds, in a field, where peromyscus have been found. any other possibilities?
Observed on Canyon Oak Way, Cupertino, CA while driving at night near County Park.
Observed at the Martinez, CA Beaver dam at dusk while watching for Beavers.
Date is very approximate.
Observed in the pond at the end of the road in Grizzly Island Wildlife Area.
2 animals briefly observed swimming into the reeds at the edge of the lake in the afternoon.