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Eastern Chipmunk (Tamias striatus)

Posted on Jul 28, 2014

Here’s a familiar neighbor from many of our backyards, the Eastern Chipmunk (Tamias striatus). This one is wet from the rain on the second day of the RTPI/SUNY College Lodge BioBlitz. It was more “cooperative” (and I use that word loosely) than the three species of mice we captured that morning. None of them seemed to want to be released back into that pouring rain, though…

Eastern Chipmunk (Tamias (Tamias) striatus)