Tamias (Tamias) striatus
My 700th spotting!! These cuties are all over the forest right now after their winter hibernation in which they wake up every couple of weeks to eat from their store of food in their underground burrows.
Forest - mixed woodland. Near Lake Erie in Sandusky, OH.
Sheldon Marsh State Nature Preserve, Sandusky OH
Lat: 41.45, Long: -82.71
Spotted on Apr 19, 2015
Submitted on Apr 19, 2015