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Recent observations

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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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What

Pikas Family Ochotonidae

Observer

keitholson5811

Date

July 12, 2014 12:39 PM MDT

Description

Dyer Ampitheatrr, Leadville Co.

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What

American Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

jay

Date

August 18, 2014 12:09 AM MDT

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What

American Pika (Ochotona princeps) Ochotona princeps

Observer

asemerdj

Date

August 6, 2014

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What

American Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

dcjones84

Date

August 14, 2014 11:04 AM MDT

Description

On talus by quandary peak trail

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What

American pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

dcjones84

Date

August 14, 2014 09:01 AM MDT

Description

On talus on quandary peak trail

Photos / Sounds

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What

American pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

dcjones84

Date

August 14, 2014 08:29 AM MDT

Description

On talus field on quandary peak trail

Photos / Sounds

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What

American pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

dcjones84

Date

August 14, 2014 07:56 AM MDT

Description

On talus on quandary peak trail

Photos / Sounds

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What

American pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

dcjones84

Date

August 14, 2014 08:22 AM MDT

Description

Carrying plant material in mouth to build haypilr

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What

American pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

dcjones84

Date

August 14, 2014 07:55 AM MDT

Description

On talus on quandary ridge trail

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

dcjones84

Date

August 14, 2014 08:20 AM MDT

Description

On talus on quandary peak trail

Photos / Sounds

What

american pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

moosefish

Date

August 13, 2014 05:00 PM PDT

Description

This observation was from a friend.

These were taken at the Ira Springs trailhead (approximately 2100') on 8/13 at approximately 5pm. Other than the spot on his right side he seemed healthy.

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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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