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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

jonah

Date

August 20, 2014

Description

I saw at least three individual pikas near the road; all were calling and collecting food.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

juantontomatoe

Date

August 15, 2014 06:12 PM MDT

Description

four pikas one was harvesting.

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Observer

juantontomatoe

Date

August 15, 2014 02:12 PM MDT

Description

couldn't catch the animal, but took a photo of the boulder field that it was in.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

juantontomatoe

Date

August 15, 2014 11:00 AM MDT

Description

Boulder field below pass on south side of Slide Creek. No Photo of pika. Pika seen 100 meters lower and 1/4 mile north west of Lat Long location on a bearing of 300 degrees.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Gray-headed Pika Ochotona princeps ssp. schisticeps

Observer

emiliewolf

Date

August 25, 2014 05:26 PM MDT

Description

Small furry balls jumping on rocks carrying grasses

Photos / Sounds

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What

pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

saranimal

Date

August 20, 2014

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What

American Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

jay

Date

the past

Description

Heard only.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

shankarts

Date

August 17, 2014 11:14 AM PDT

Description

Heard long and short call

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

shankarts

Date

August 17, 2014 08:30 AM PDT

Description

Vista ridge trailhead heard one

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

shankarts

Date

August 15, 2014 09:31 AM PDT

Description

Three pika one visual

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

shankarts

Date

August 15, 2014 10:43 AM PDT

Description

3

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

erikhnelson

Date

August 5, 2014

Description

Several Pika living in a talus slope at around 8000 feet. Small isolated colony.

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Description from Wikipedia

The pika (/ˈpaɪkə/ PY-kə; archaically spelled pica) is a small mammal, with short limbs, rounded ears, and no external tail. The name pika is used for any member of the Ochotonidae, a family within the order of lagomorphs, which also includes the Leporidae (rabbits and hares). One genus, Ochotona, is recognised within the family, and it includes 30 species. It is also known as the "whistling hare" due to its high-pitched alarm call when diving into...

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