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    • Woodchuck
    • Groundhog
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    • Marmota monax
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    • marmotte commune

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Recent observations

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

ksuzj

Date

April 7, 2014 03:25 PM EDT

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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pinkpimpernel

Date

April 6, 2014 11:25 AM EDT

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Woodchuck (Marmota monax) Marmota monax

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marisa

Date

March 27, 2014

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

tresgatas

Date

March 28, 2014 09:16 AM EDT

Description

At the University of Connecticut.

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Square

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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calopteryx

Date

June 28, 2007

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Square

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

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deliciacrippen

Date

March 15, 2014

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Groundhog Marmota monax

Observer

mgarvie

Date

April 20, 2013

Place

Guelph, ON (Google, OSM)

Description

Burrows on the edge of a highway.

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Square

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

mperdicas

Date

March 14, 2014 06:29 AM EDT

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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jimsteamer

Date

June 2, 2009

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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rwp84

Date

July 4, 2013

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What

North American Beaver Marmota monax

Observer

lmeshnick

Date

August 9, 2013

Description

Saw this beaver close to the water in a misty grassy area.

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What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

cuskelly

Date

May 22, 2013

Place

Durham (Google, OSM)
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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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