The James River Park System - Richmond, VA

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Squirrel
Sciurus carolinensis
Family: Sciuridae


Herbivore / Insectivore / Prey
Native to Virginia

Squirrel Factsheet


Eastern Grey Squirrel

squirrel

Very common to the James River Park System, the Eastern grey squirrel is a populous rodent that easily adapts to urban and rural environments.

Recorded activity in the James River Park

Squirrels are everywhere. Need we say more? (just that we are presenting every species that we documented)


Eastern Grey Squirrel. Sciurus carolinensis. LOCATION 1 from Friends of James River Park on Vimeo.

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