167–crazy

Over the last week I have heard insane stories of this years boom in squirrel dispersal–from swimming across huge lakes, to Bald Eagles, to swimming tidal rivers (see map map of Saco River

Four gray squirrels were seen in one hour swimming across the Saco River on Sept 12, 2018. The pins indicate two of the locations where the squirrels were observed.

Four gray squirrels were seen in one hour swimming across the Saco River on Sept 12, 2018. The pins indicate two of the locations where the squirrels were observed.

), to perhaps the most intense, by a new Squirrelologist who counted 167 roadkill gray squirrels in a 40 minute drive in southern Maine in mid-September.

 

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