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Minnesota Mammals (哺乳動物)
(Some of the pictures were taken at the Minnesota Zoo.)

Minnesota's Dangerous Animals (ミネソタ州にいる危険な動物たち) :  Lynx, Cougar, Gray Wolves, Black Bears, Porcupines, Bobcats, Wolverines

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Bats (
コウモリ)

Beavers & Beaver's lodge sorry this is not "dam" which we described previously, but "lodge". (ビーバー、ロツジ、ダム)
6350 140614  word choice - Can crepuscular and-or twilight apply to morning half-light as well as in the evening - English Language & Usage Stack Exchange
Crepuscular - Wikipedia
"Beavers are crepuscular." Today Karen, a naturalist, kindly taught us "crepuscular."


Bison

Black bears (
くろ熊)** | Black Bear in the Wild (California) 101007 | Bear  1 2  (Up-Close) in California 101115
Bear Cub, Alaska from National Geographic "The Photo of the Day" November 22, 2012.
North America's Bears www.bearsmart.com  |  What types of bears in United States?  (askville.amazon)
World's Deadliest - Grizzly Bear Attacks Prey - YouTube

Land of the Giant Bears (full documentary) - YouTube - bears and salmon
Bear Safety Tips
Funny!  6214 140602 
Bear Lies Down for a Break in Hammock in Florida Backyard - NBC News  05/31/2014
8935 150406  Strange 'moaning' sounds wake up neighbors in Redmond, Washington - AOL.com  04/06/2015  -  " ... kind of sounded like a wookie crying out"
Wookie - Bing Images
Wildlife: Bear

Katmai National Park & Preserve, Alaska
6830 140803 
Brooks Falls - Katmai National Park, Alaska - Bears - explore
Katmai National Park & Preserve (U.S. National Park Service)  Alaska
Captured on Live Cam: Brown Bears and Salmon  Learner.org
National Parks


4775 140118  Happy Friday! Here Are Some Tiny, Tiny Polar Bears  (Popular Science, Colin Lecher, 01/17/2014)
Tierpark Hellabrunn Munich Zoo

Bobcat

Buffalo (Bison) (from ranch) バツファロー(バイソン)

Chipmunk
(シマリス)

Coyote (カヨーテ
We spotted a coyote crossing the trail at close range in the wild at Arboretum in fall 2009.
3412 130915  RAW: Coyotes spotted outside Chicago TV station -- video on chicagotribune.com
This video reminds us of the time when we saw a coyote trot across the trail about five yards in front of us at Arboretum, MN a few years ago.
Coyote - Bing Images
Mammals of Minnesota: Coyote Minnesota DNR
Coyote - Wikipedia

4096 131115  Coyote joins a high school cross-country race - Video on TODAY.com  Coyote Chases Roadrunners - Unexpected competitor joins 5K race  (TODAY, 11/15/2013)
Road Runner & Wile E Coyote - 43 - Chariots of Fur - YouTube
Coyote catches Road Runner - YouTube
Roadrunner 26 mph - YouTube
3412 130915  RAW: Coyotes spotted outside Chicago TV station -- video on chicagotribune.com
This video reminds us of the time when we saw a coyote trot across the trail about five yards in front of us at Arboretum, MN a few years ago.
Coyote - Bing Images
Mammals of Minnesota: Coyote Minnesota DNR
Coyote - Wikipedia

Deer (鹿)

Dolphin
4886 140128  The secret of dolphins' speed is not skin-deep, study shows  (LA Times, Amina Khan, 01/22/2014)
All about Dolphins  (Scholastic) Dolphins are able to swim over 20 miles per hour when they work hard.
7308 140930  Dolphins' magnetic 'sixth sense': Smart cetaceans respond to magnetic fields - Tech Times  Jim Algar, 09/30/2014


Wild Dog
6554 140703  Rare Amazon Jungle Dog Caught on Video - wild short-eared dog  (National Geographic, Nada Drake, 06/26/2014)
Dog photos

Elk
5581 140406  Elk attempts to jump fence to follow massive herd but fails miserably  (GrindTV, David Strege, 04/06/2014)
4095 131115  Elk and safety: Photographer is 'almost gored' after getting up close and personal with majestic beast  (Yahoo News UK, Chris Parsons, 11/15/2013)
Spike elk spars with photographer in Great Smoky Mountains  (UPI, 11/14/2013)
Sparring Elk - YouTube
Bull elk sparring resulting in a broken tine. - YouTube
Real Bull Elk Fights vs. Sparring - YouTube
our Spike Deer photos
4092 131114  Photographer, elk have seven-minute showdown - Video on TODAY.com  UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL - Photographer Escapes Encounter with Elk (TODAY, 11/14/2013)


Fishers (フィッシャー)  

Fox
(キツネ): Red Foxes | Gray Foxes  
We often saw foxes at Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary several years ago. 2013
8738 150313  Fox Image, Torres del Paine National Park -- National Geographic Photo of the Day  March 12, 2015, Torres del Paine National Park, Chile
Photos:  Fox  |  Mammal

10771 160126  Cool fox trots in northeast Minneapolis [VIDEO] | City Pages

11661 160909  Giraffe genetic secret Four species of tallest mammal identified - BBC News
Giraffes aren’t just giraffes. Turns out there are four species. - The Washington Post
Conservation  |  Mammals

Goat
8693 150308  High-Foraging Chamois  Chamois Image, Gran Paradiso National Park -- National Geographic Photo of the Day  03/03/2015, Italy
When Your Backyard Is ‘Big Heaven,’ Love of Wildlife Is Second Nature | PROOF  National Geographic, 02/10/2015

Chamois - Wikipedia


Gophers (
ゴーファー)        Dead pocket gopher

Groundhogs (Woodchucks) グランドホツグ(ウツドチャツク)


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