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North Georgia Wildlife (Woodchucks)

Woodchucks are also known as “groundhogs,” “marmots” or “whistle pigs,” (the term comes from the whistling noise they make to alert others of danger) are familiar to many¬† living in the North Georgia Mountains. They are short-legged, short-tailed furry little rodents found primarily in the northern half of Georgia. They have reddish brown fur that […]