Footprints found on the dry streambed.
Tracks seen on dam.
Looks like a whole family traveled this road to and from the Bittern Marsh shortly after the rain.
Late at night while on computer, I heard noises. Investigating, I discovered two raccoons tussling on the roof on top of the skylight in the back bathroom!
Raccoon in neighbor's oak tree.
The raccoon (i/ræˈkuːn/, Procyon lotor), sometimes spelled racoon, also known as the common raccoon,North American raccoon,northern raccoon and colloquially as coon, is a medium-sized mammal native to North America. The raccoon is the largest of the procyonid family, having a body length of 40 to 70 cm (16 to 28 in) and a body weight of 3.5 to 9 kg (8 to 20 lb). Its grayish coat mostly consists of dense underfur which insulates against cold weather. Two of the raccoon's most distinctive features are its extremely dexterous...