Observation ID: 62102

Submitted by CaltransD7-LA-VEN on Tue, 11/19/2019 - 13:58
Animal
Mountain Beaver
Identification Confidence
somewhat confident
Observation Date / Time

beaver was in middle of northbound lane.  appears to have been a very large adult male.  my guess a good 30 pounds, animal was very large probably adult male, coat was in good condition.

Observer
Kristin Fusello
Travel Frequency
several times per week
Estimated Time Since Impact
definitely less than 6 hours
Carcass Position
road surface
Roadway Speed Limit
50 mph
Road Type
urban minor / single lane
Location Description
Northern limits of Monte Cristo Campground in the northbound lane closest to creek and campground.
Roadside Features
no artificial structures

Observation Map