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

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Recent observations

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...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Date

September 3, 2014 02:30 PM CDT

Description

Living History Farms

Photos / Sounds

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

September 14, 2014 09:19 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

amandacheeseman

Date

September 12, 2014 06:20 PM EDT

Description

On lawn

Photos / Sounds

What

Groundhog Marmota monax

Observer

ppark728

Date

September 9, 2014 07:04 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

danielleaube

Date

May 16, 2012

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

cercis14

Date

September 5, 2014 06:20 AM CDT

Description

Several woodchucks were running around a field with two large raptors eyeing them.

Photos / Sounds

P1550629

What

woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

muir

Date

August 30, 2014 06:32 PM EDT

Place

Petersburg (Google, OSM)

Description

Town woodchuck.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

erinholst

Date

August 11, 2014
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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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