Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Columbian Ground Squirrel

Urocitellus columbianus


Mostly grey, underparts are yellow-orange. It has a bushy tail which has a length of 8-12 cm. Total length is 30-40 cm and it weights from 350 to 800 g, depending on season.


Grassy open area of a parking lot.


Glacier National Park, British Columbia, Canada.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

maplemoth662 2 years ago

Very cute....

Greg Shchepanek
Spotted by
Greg Shchepanek

British Columbia, Canada

Spotted on Jun 18, 2018
Submitted on Jun 28, 2018

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team