noun (pl. same or -vers)
a large semiaquatic broad-tailed rodent that is native to North America and northern Eurasia.
any mammal that is sort of like a beaver.
Beaver Like Mammal.
Category Archives: Charlottesville
Well, I have two very exciting things to report. They take place over the course of about a week. Last weekend I was sitting on my porch and to my surprise, I looked up and saw what I thought was … Continue reading
Colin writes: I was killing time in the UVA cemetery near Gilmer Hall. It’s something I do when I’m bored. Not very much moves in a cemetery, so the BLM easily caught my attention. I watched it run across a … Continue reading
Anoop writes: I was looking into my back yard and noticed a large hole in it. All of a sudden this animal with enormous ears poked it’s head out.
Michael writes: This beaver-like freak of nature jumped on me this morning when I was trying to sleep. I’m not sure what it is, but it has hair and nipples, so it must be a mammal.
Liz writes: Between the exits for Dairy and McIntyre, across from the “art-in-place”, I frequently see a little groundhog in the grass as I pass by. Today, even though blustery and cold, he was out. Undoubtedly, he was investigating the … Continue reading
Alison writes: dear fellow rodent lover, i thought you might appreciate these photos of a groundhog we discovered in my backyard on cherry ave last year. i dont recall the exact date of the sighting, but it was sometime in … Continue reading