Common Wildlife of Wassumkeag Island (Sears Island)

This is an ongoing list of the types of wildlife found on Wassumkeag (Sears) Island. It is based on reported observations. There are many other animal species on Sears Island, however, that have not been seen so are not included in this list. The list does not include most aquatic or tidal ...more ↓

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Harbor Seal 1
Phoca vitulina
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Northeastern coyote 2
Canis latrans thamnos
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American Red Squirrel 3
Tamiasciurus hudsonicus
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Common Raccoon 4
Procyon lotor
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White-tailed Deer 5
Odocoileus virginianus
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Common Porcupine 6
Erethizon dorsatum
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Common Garter Snake 7
Thamnophis sirtalis
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Spring Peeper 8
Pseudacris crucifer
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Yellow-Spotted Salamander 8
Ambystoma maculatum
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Wood Frog 9
Lithobates sylvaticus
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Eastern Chipmunk 3
Tamias striatus
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Eastern Gray Squirrel 10
Sciurus carolinensis
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Ribbon Snake 11
Thamnophis sauritus
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Smooth Greensnake 12
Opheodrys vernalis
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Moose 13
Alces americanus
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American Toad 14
Anaxyrus americanus
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Deer Mouse 15
Peromyscus maniculatus
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American Mink 16
Neovison vison
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Striped Skunk 17
Mephitis mephitis
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Eastern Gray Squirrel 10
Sciurus carolinensis
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Eastern Cottontail 18
Sylvilagus floridanus

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