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

Eastern Gray Squirrel

Sciurus carolinensis

Description:

This is an Eastern Gray Squirrel, which are very common in the Eastern parts of North America. This was taken in the evening and as you can see, he is chewing on a nut of some kind. They are most active at dawn and dusk, particularly around Autumn and early Winter when they are storing up nuts for the winter.

Habitat:

Forested areas, backyards, even parks.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

2 Comments

Hema
Hema 9 years ago

very cute squirrel!

Hema
Hema 9 years ago

very cute squirrel!

Joltik
Spotted by
Joltik

Hartford, Connecticut, USA

Spotted on Dec 4, 2011
Submitted on Dec 4, 2011

Spotted for Mission

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team