two jackrabbits - one was startled from the brush, then a second one. just west of quail springs picnic area.
Several observed around the rest area at the Griswold Hills BLM lands at dusk.
Two individuals gathered around a watering spot at IMRS HQ.
The black-tailed jackrabbit (Lepus californicus), also known as the American desert hare, is a common hare of the western United States and Mexico, where it is found at elevations from sea level to up to 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Reaching a length of about 2 feet (61 cm), and a weight from 3 to 6 pounds (1.4 to 2.7 kg), the black-tailed jackrabbit is the third largest North American hare, after the antelope jackrabbit and the white-tailed jackrabbit. The black-tailed jackrabbits...