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

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Recent observations

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What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

imapuma

Date

August 27, 2015 03:51 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

swampy

Date

August 26, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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johnnybirder

Date

May 2, 2008

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Square

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

swampy

Date

August 18, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

vickis

Date

August 14, 2015

Description

Groundhog (Marmota monax)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

mbowser

Date

August 17, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

ctswampdoc

Date

July 3, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

richardguthrie

Date

June 17, 2015 02:00 PM EDT

Description

Roadkill

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No photos or sounds

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

richardguthrie

Date

July 1, 2015 05:45 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

richardguthrie

Date

July 13, 2015 09:26 AM EDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

richardguthrie

Date

July 24, 2015 04:20 PM EDT

Description

Roadkill

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

paulroose

Date

August 11, 2015

Place

Albee, MI (Google, OSM)

Description

On side of road.

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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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