Tag: eastern gray squirrels

September 9, 2019

Eavesdropping squirrels take cues from bird chatter

When birds are chattering, it’s not just other birds tuning in. Squirrels are listening, too, researchers found, taking cues for when predators may be lurking or when it’s safe to...

June 27, 2019

Census project counts the squirrels in Central Park

If you’ve ever wondered how many squirrels inhabit New York’s Central Park, you now have an answer: 2,373. Give or take. National Geographic writes that 300 volunteers took part in...