Mammals of North Carolina:
their Distribution and Abundance

Carteret County

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Sciurus nigerEastern Fox Squirrel2019-01-05Hugo Cobos1Dark phase adult seen foraging in the video captured in the early morning, 7:44am. - Croatan National Forest in Pettiford Creek flood plain, just south of Millis road. Found on camera trap located in hardwood floodplain adjacent to frequently burned longleaf pine uplands with hardwoods and oaks interspersed throughout(last burned March 2018).photo02_Photo
Sciurus nigerEastern Fox Squirrel2018-04-26Hugo Cobos1Found in a small oak at about eye-level. Was in area looking for Red-cockaded Woodpeckers when we noticed the squirrel attempting to remain hidden. - Off of Pringle Road, near the new well site being constructedphoto02_Photo
Sciurus nigerEastern Fox Squirrel2017-10-27Mark Shields1Adult came to edge of pond to drink, 3:40 pm - Patsy Pond, Croatan National Forestphoto02_Photo