Species Identification Confidence:
I'm very confident
Observed Individual(s) in Hand or Close Range
Mist net capture/release: adult, reproductive males. Wing tissue was taken for biopsies (Field ID numbers 31JUL07-01-SCK, 31JUL07-15-SCK, and 31JUL07-16-SCK).
Decimal Degrees: 47.7,-116.0
Beaver pond. Medium-sized pond next to a FS road. Pond had a hard bottom with mud and was thigh deep in middle (depth of 1-2 m). Murky turbidity. Willow and alder habitat.
Game Management Unit:
July 31, 2007, 8:52 pm to 10:15 pm PDT
At 2052 (1 individual) and 2215 (2) hrs. Survey was conducted from 2030 to 115 hrs.
U.S. Forest Service
Animal Observation Report (Sightings)