NCPI Workmark
Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

Search Results


8 results for Raccoons
Currently viewing results 1 - 8
PAGE OF 1
Record #:
9967
Author(s):
Abstract:
Having a distinctive black mask over its eyes and a long, bushy tail with black rings, the raccoon is easily recognizable. The animal is known for its curiosity and playfulness, in addition to a sensitive nose, keen eyesight, and hearing.
Subject(s):
Record #:
26071
Author(s):
Abstract:
The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission’s Division of Game is doing research to examine the life history of raccoons in the western mountain region of North Carolina.
Source:
Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 21 Issue 1, Jan-Feb 1977, p14
Subject(s):
Record #:
26110
Author(s):
Abstract:
For a five-year study of raccoons in western North Carolina, researchers are putting radio transmitters on raccoons in the wild. This will aid in understanding their movements.
Source:
Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 21 Issue 4, 1977, p5
Subject(s):
Record #:
8882
Author(s):
Abstract:
Having a distinctive black mask over its eyes and a long, bushy tail with black rings, the raccoon is easily recognizable. Amundson discusses the raccoon's history, behavior, food habits, breeding habits, enemies, and wildlife management.
Subject(s):
Full Text:
Record #:
28439
Author(s):
Abstract:
The raccoon’s intelligence, flexibility, and social network have helped it become a successful and resilient mammal. Raccoons are also one of the primary vectors for rabies in North Carolina. As raccoons continue to be a part of the rural and urban landscapes, people should be cautious in areas where they are common.
Record #:
30076
Abstract:
Raccoons were studied in the North Carolina piedmont from 1975 to 1976 to determine if seasonal changes in body weight occur in a mid-latitude region. Weight changes in raccoons occurred later in North Carolina than in northern states and were less extreme. Differences in weight may reflect different foraging behaviors used in various climates and habitats.
Source:
Brimleyana (NoCar QL 155 B75), Vol. Issue 11, Oct 1985, p63-67, bibl Periodical Website
Subject(s):
Full Text:
Record #:
38755
Author(s):
Abstract:
Two young raccoons were rescued from law violators who killed their mother and chopped down their den tree. The raccoons we relocated to a children’s zoo, where they will remain.
Subject(s):
Record #:
38765
Author(s):
Abstract:
Trapping small game, such as raccoons or muskrat, can be extremely successful if one is cognizant of the laws and takes into account the tips in this article.
Subject(s):