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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Pallas's Pika Ochotona pallasi

Observer

csavy

Date

August 10, 2013

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

fensterer3

Date

March 22, 2014 02:37 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

harvestman

Date

July 29, 2012 10:43 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

marvelliott

Date

July 4, 2012

Photos / Sounds

What

american pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

moosefish

Date

February 2, 2014

Description

Found these tracks in freshly fallen snow over a talus field. I've previously seen pika about 200 feet higher on the mountain near the top of the talus field.

Photos / Sounds

What

pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

tobler

Date

June 17, 2010

Photos / Sounds

What

American Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

johannavarner

Date

September 18, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

sekihiker

Date

August 6, 2003

Description

This pika entertained me at Sphinx Lakes at the end of the first day of a hike I took in 2003. A trip report of the hike can be found at: http://goo.gl/t0ijfT The stills are from a video that can be found at: http://goo.gl/JlsSeM
Listen for a pika vocalization at 1:17.

Photos / Sounds

What

Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

d_hrding

Date

August 21, 2013 08:37 AM MDT

Description

12113 ft
saw 1

Photos / Sounds

What

American Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

d_hrding

Date

August 20, 2013 12:03 AM MDT

Description

11561 ft
saw 1 and heard another

Photos / Sounds

What

American Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

d_hrding

Date

August 20, 2013 11:13 AM MDT

Description

11648 ft
saw 1 and heard another

Photos / Sounds

What

American Pika Ochotona princeps

Observer

d_hrding

Date

August 18, 2013 11:58 AM MDT

Description

12072 ft
saw 1 and heard 2 more

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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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