November Nature Almanac: Black Fox Squirrels

In this November’s Nature Almanac, Rush Carol Cushman and Scott Severs talk about the rare black fox squirrels spotted at Thompson Park in Longmont.

 

Images courtesy of Scott Severs. above image: a pair of juvenile melanistic fox squirrels.

fox squirrel (Sciurus niger), An adult and a pair of juvenile melanistic fox squirrels. Thompson Park - Longmont
fox squirrel (Sciurus niger) – Thompson Park – Longmont