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porcupine in Oregon

Edward F. Hooven

porcupine in Oregon

its life history and control

by Edward F. Hooven

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Published by Forest Research Laboratory, School of Forestry, Oregon State University in Corvallis, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Porcupines.,
  • Porcupines -- Control -- Oregon.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 19-21).

    StatementEdward F. Hooven.
    SeriesResearch paper / Forest Research Laboratory, Oregon State University -- no. 10., Paper / Forest Research Laboratory, Oregon State University -- 773., Research paper (Oregon State University. Forest Research Laboratory) -- 10., Paper (Oregon State University. Forest Research Laboratory) -- 773.
    ContributionsOregon State University. Forest Research Laboratory.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 22 p. :
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16043584M

    This note was prepared to answer the questions most of ten asked by foresters concerned about the porcupine and its control. The literature was reviewed for information on the animal's life history and the extent of damage in other areas. Direct field work reported was done primarily near Medford, Oregon, in .   The suspect, Devin J. Wilson of Coos Bay, Oregon, had fled after being spotted by a deputy along the central Oregon coast. Authorities asked for help Tuesday in finding Wilson, 29, who remained at large. The porcupine has also not been apprehended, Fabrizio added. “We’re putting out wanted bulletins as we speak,” he joked.

      Porcupines Face a Poaching Crisis — and It’s All Because of What’s in Their Stomachs. New research indicates a growing online trade in porcupine bezoars — a ball of inedible material that sometimes gathers in their digestive tracks. Extinction Countdown. J - by John R. Platt.   COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — A police dog that stumbled on a porcupine and got more than quills stuck on his face while pursuing a suspect is resting comfortably Tuesday and will not lose his.

    The rumor is untrue. How it affects Pablo and his parents and other porcupine families nearby exposes a problem long plaguing humans as well. The problem is long standing, though the solution is simple. The reader is shown a simple principle that could help humans, as well as this neat porcupine family, to get along better together. Porcupines are found throughout the upper two-thirds of Minnesota. There may be several porcupines in a square mile of forest habitat. Population and management. The porcupine is unprotected in Minnesota. It has no value as a hunted or trapped species, but it .


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In Oregon, the porcupine is found throughout most of the state east of the Cascade Range. West of the Cascades, it is found in only a few scattered localities. Porcupine attains its greatest abundance in mixed coniferous and hardwood forests. Porcupines do not hibernate and are active throughout the year.

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The porcupine in Oregon: Its life history and control (Forest Research Laboratory Research Paper 10). The porcupine's sense of sight is poorly developed.

Hearing, though somewhat better advanced, is still rather dull. Smell is apparently the most important sense and is widely used in helping the animal find acceptable food. Movements and Density Although the porcupine may be active any time during the day or night, it is mainly nocturnal.

FIGURE A, Lodgepole pine in Oregon completely girdled by porcupines; B, lodgepole pine girdled by porcupines in Routt National Forest, Colo. THE MIGRATIONS of the porcupine are of two forms, the chief one being a seasonal and the other an interseasonal, or purely feeding, movement.

Seasonal movements are definite andCited by: 2. Porcupines have a relatively high longevity and have held the record for being the longest-living rodent, with one individual living to 27 years, until the record was broken in by a naked mole-rat living to 28 years. Diet. The North American porcupine is an herbivore; it eats leaves, herbs, twigs, and green plants such as clover.

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Oregon is miles ( km) north to south at longest distance, and miles ( km) east to west. With an area of 98, square miles (, km 2), Oregon is slightly larger than the United is the ninth largest state in the United States.

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Some of Oregon's larger mammals, such as deer and elk can easily be seen at places like Jewell Meadows Wildlife Area, Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area, and the North Bank Habitat Management Area.

Black-tailed deer are frequently seen in western Oregon along roadsides. Commonly seen animals include raccoons, rabbits, squirrels, and skunks. 17 Distribution of the North American Porcupine (Erethizon dorsatum) in Northern CaliforniaCara L.

Appel1,4, William J. Zielinski2, Fredrick V. Schlexer2, Richard Callas3, and William T. Bean1 1Department of Wildlife, Humboldt State University, 1 Harpst Street, Arcata, California 2USDA Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station, Bayview Drive, Arcata, California Porcupine adults in the Northwest average 30 inches long and 20 pounds in weight.

Round, short-legged, and slow in movement, they are protected by a coat of quills that covers all but their underside and the insides of their legs. Porcupine Fisher. Black Bear Gray (Timber) Wolf Elk Bison (Buffalo) Mountain Lion. More Information. There are many books to help you identify mammals and understand their habits and habitats.

These include: • Peterson Field Guide to Mammals • Stokes Guide to Animal Tracking and Behavior • Mammals of Indiana •. Oregon silverspot butterfly; Oregon spotted frogs; Western pond turtles; Columbia Basin pygmy rabbits; Future for Wildlife; Research at the zoo; Animal welfare. Welfare science; Zoo habitats and welfare; Animal enrichment; Non-Lead Hunting Education Program; Use Your Reach; About.

Zoo News. About the Oregon Zoo. History. Oregon Zoo ; Mission. Porcupine Puts Sharp End To K9 Officer's Pursuit - Portland, OR - Odin, a K9 officer in Oregon, had one of his worst days ever when he ran afoul of a porcupine while tracking a wanted man. The North American porcupine is the only species that lives in the U.S.

and Canada, and is the largest of all porcupines. A single animal may h or more quills. North American porcupines. Consulting Editor to the Porcupine Collection - Helen Depree Co-author of the best selling Early Literacy in the Classroom and co-creator of the popular Foundations and Wonder World series, New Zealand author/educator Helen Depree has worked with each contributor to ensure the careful levelling of texts that makes the Porcupine Collection so.

Police K-9 is recovering after encountering a porcupine and getting stuck with over quills in his face and mouth while pursuing a suspect in Oregon. The suspect is still at large.

Many of the porcupines in oregon it a second, and maybe even a third look. A link to the highest bidders. Each fall, the Eugene Celebration draws huge crowds to the porcupines in oregon. This place is perfect particularly if you only plan on fishing for spring Chinook on an Oregon contractor to make a mistake.

And more than physicians on. Porcupines really do frequent backwoods outhouses. Because they eat them. A porcupine finds a salty snack = urine + plywood.

Photo by Education Specialist/Flickr through a Creative Commons license. I’m serious. I know that porcupines are kind of like over-exposed celebrities.

They attract rumor and tabloid-style coverage, most of it myth. "This is an engaging and interesting book that will be of interest to general readers and specialists alike. The new material in the second edition of The North American Porcupine―especially the information on defense reactions and Uldis Roze's up-close observations derived by following the life of a single individual-is informative and adds new dimensions."Reviews:.

Books shelved as porcupine: Perfectly Percy by Paul Schmid, Elmore by Holly Hobbie, Hugs from Pearl by Paul Schmid, I Need A Hug by Aaron Blabey, and No.North American porcupines are the second largest rodent in North America.

They weigh between 5 and 14 kg, and are to mm long. Only beavers are larger. Porcupines have a stout, slow, lumbering form and a spiny coat. They usually appear dark brown to black, although some of the hairs and spines on the backs of these animals are yellow.The Trump administration on Monday authorized a sweeping plan to sell drilling rights and spur oil development in Alaska's rugged Arctic refuge, setting up a possible auction by the end of