Muskrat
(Ondatra zibethicus)

Muskrat
Photographer: Dave Menke

Seasons in Walnut Creek: Year-round resident

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Walnut Creek Sighting: Tracks were seen on a clear winter day, with a light breeze in mid-February, under the State Street bridge and along Little Rock Creek.

Muskrat

This page prepared by 8th grader Mary B.
Exploris Middle School - Spring 2008