Observation ID: 86356

Submitted by lmiller on Wed, 03/10/2021 - 11:25
Condition
Dead
Animal
Gray Fox
Identification Confidence
100% certain
Observation Date / Time

I could not get near the kill due to safety concerns, but I could easily see the gray mottled fur on back, and cinnamon coloration on underside of tail, and pointy ears.

Observer
Linda Miller
Travel Frequency
several times per week
Estimated Time Since Impact
definitely less than 12 hours
Carcass Position
road shoulder
Roadway Speed Limit
65 mph
Road Type
state / rural highway
Location Description
Between slow lane of state freeway and offramp. North side of road is a grassy slope below a forested hill. Kill is approx. 1/4 mi. from the Mad River overcrossing.
Roadside Features
other

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