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

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Recent observations

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What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

beadladie

Date

June 27, 2016 11:48 AM EDT

Description

there were 3 babies and a mom.

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Square

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

swampy

Date

June 27, 2016

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Square

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

robberfly

Date

June 26, 2016

Description

a.k.a. Groundhog

Massachusetts Roadkill Series #1
"Ode to Bill Murray"

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

maractwin

Date

June 26, 2016 05:04 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

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rongrimes

Date

June 12, 2016

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Square

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

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e-aus-kanada

Date

June 19, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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biorlb

Date

June 26, 2016 04:34 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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asl5120

Date

June 25, 2016 07:30 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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asl5120

Date

June 25, 2016 06:50 PM EDT

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Square

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

loriannkayaker

Date

June 17, 2016

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No photos or sounds

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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asl5120

Date

June 24, 2016 07:28 PM CDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Observer

keithlane

Date

June 24, 2016 07:18 PM CDT
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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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