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    • American Badger
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Recent observations

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What

American Badger (Taxidea taxus) Taxidea taxus

Observer

jamoreno

Date

February 28, 2015 11:10 AM MST

Description

Santa Cruz river in northwest Tucson. Based on size of tracks, looks like a young one.

Photos / Sounds

What

Badger Taxidea taxus

Observer

marsrice

Date

January 15, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Badger Taxidea taxus

Observer

beartracker

Date

January 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Badger Taxidea taxus

Observer

beartracker

Date

January 23, 2015

Description

Hunting digs and track

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What

American Badger Taxidea taxus

Observer

peter6

Date

August 23, 2013

Description

Trail of badger tracks in side arroyo. Cottontail rabbit and coyote tracks in same arroyo.

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Square

What

Badger Taxidea taxus

Observer

charlietpwd

Date

October 20, 2014 05:36 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Badger Taxidea taxus

Date

November 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Badger Taxidea taxus

Observer

vnsankar

Date

October 28, 2013

Description

Seen in the evening as we were leaving Panoche Valley.

Fabulous views of an animal along Panoche Road in the Douglas Ranch.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Badger Taxidea taxus

Observer

kjlamb

Date

September 19, 2014

Description

Road-killed male badger found on SR 90 west of the San Pedro River at 4 PM.

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What

Tlalcoyote Taxidea taxus

Observer

miguellizarraga

Date

October 16, 2014 10:37 PM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Las palomas meseta de cacaxtla

Photos / Sounds

What

Badger Taxidea taxus

Observer

jamoreno

Date

September 19, 2014 04:00 PM MST

Description

Adult male badger dead on Highway 90, west of the San Pedro River near Milepost 327, documented at 4pm. Found on north side of the road, possibly badger was headed south. This occurred near the same time flooding and heavy rains caused the San Pedro River to flood its banks. Observed and reported by K.Lamberton.

Photos / Sounds

What

American badger (Taxidea taxus) Taxidea taxus

Observer

darlenelamont

Date

September 13, 2014

Description

Seen on the Pomo Trail between Pomo Campground and Shell Beach, Sonoma Coast State Park

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Description from Wikipedia

The American badger (Taxidea taxus) is a North American badger, somewhat similar in appearance to the European badger. It is found in the western and central United States, northern Mexico, and south-central Canada to certain areas of southwestern British Columbia.

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