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    • Woodchuck
    • Groundhog
    • whistle-pig
  • Scientific Names
    • Marmota monax
  • French
    • marmotte commune

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

groundhog Marmota monax

Observer

crusty

Date

April 23, 2014

Description

busy road

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

molanic

Date

May 23, 2006 12:49 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Woodchuck (Marmota monax)... or bigfoot :)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

groundhog Marmota monax

Observer

cmstinson

Date

October 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

everettjohns

Date

September 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

miker

Date

September 21, 2014

Place

Dallas, GA (Google, OSM)

Description

Road kill

Photos / Sounds

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Date

July 9, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Groundhog Marmota monax

Observer

kerriedipchand

Date

September 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

slider

Date

September 24, 2014 09:53 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

svarner

Date

September 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

svarner

Date

September 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

svarner

Date

September 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Groundhog Marmota monax

Observer

ejgiza

Date

September 13, 2014 02:43 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

The groundhog (Marmota monax), also known as a woodchuck, whistle-pig, or in some areas land-beaver, is a rodent of the family Sciuridae, belonging to the group of large ground squirrels known as marmots. Other marmots, such as the yellow-bellied and hoary marmots, live in rocky and mountainous areas, but the woodchuck is a lowland creature. It is widely distributed in North America and common in the northeastern and central United States as well as Canada. Groundhogs...

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