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

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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wayne13114

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July 25, 2015 07:55 AM EDT

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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riverinstitute

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April 2, 2015

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SLRIES (Google, OSM)

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heather75

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August 18, 2016 05:40 PM EDT

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shauni

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May 19, 2015 11:26 AM EDT

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mikaulrich

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August 22, 2016 11:12 AM EDT

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jccouinard

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August 22, 2016 09:12 AM UTC

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lizlovesnature

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August 20, 2016 05:12 PM EDT

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lrcurtis

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August 21, 2016 03:14 PM EDT

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jpviolette

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July 16, 2016 02:20 PM EDT

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asl5120

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August 20, 2016 01:11 PM CDT

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asl5120

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August 20, 2016 01:09 PM CDT

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psyllidhipster

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August 16, 2016 06:47 PM PDT
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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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