Observation ID: 62102

Submitted by CaltransD7-LA-VEN on Tue, 11/19/2019 - 13:58
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.

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