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

Search Results


7 results for Mammals
Currently viewing results 1 - 7
PAGE OF 1
Record #:
24840
Author(s):
Abstract:
Melissa Dowland recounts her experience with three different types of large mammals in Eastern North Carolina. Dowland describes her various encounters with black bears, otters, and bobcats and the signs that told her they were nearby.
Source:
North Carolina Naturalist (NoCar QH 76.5 N8 N68), Vol. 24 Issue 1, Winter 2016, p2-3, il
Subject(s):
Record #:
9042
Author(s):
Abstract:
Part 3 of endangered wildlife contains a list of mammals considered by the Endangered Species Committee to be either rare or endangered in North Carolina. May are simply on the edge of their normal range, while others are being jeopardized by habitat destruction.
Full Text:
Record #:
8632
Author(s):
Abstract:
North Carolina provides habitats to many mammals that are seldom seen. Some of them are rare, and some are merely secretive. Dean describes some of them, including the fox squirrel, swamp rabbit, river otter, nutria, nine-banded armadillo, coyote, mountain lion, and black-tailed jack rabbit.
Source:
Subject(s):
Full Text:
Record #:
30134
Author(s):
Abstract:
Terrestrial vertebrate studies have been conducted on some of the islands of South Carolina, North Carolina, and Virginia, but information on the vertebrates of many barrier islands is limited. This article describes the previously unreported small mammal fauna of a South Carolina barrier island. Information is provided on species composition, relative abundance, and habitat use.
Source:
Brimleyana (NoCar QL 155 B75), Vol. Issue 5, July 1981, p129-134, bibl Periodical Website
Full Text:
Record #:
35391
Author(s):
Abstract:
Information about skunk offspring, as well as the female skunk’s birthing and spraying habits, were the focus of the article. Included was also the question about what came first: the ability to spray or the motive to develop this ability?
Source:
Record #:
35436
Author(s):
Abstract:
Included in this issue’s collection of profiles were mice, chipmunks and the Thad Eure Jr. Memorial and Wake County Public School System School-to-Career Clouncil Outstanding Volunteer award winners. Also noteworthy were a toe bone discovery, family tree chronicle, and survival stories of the mice, chipmunks, and prehistoric birds that told evolutionary tales extending far beyond their animal owners.
Source:
North Carolina Naturalist (NoCar QH 76.5 N8 N68), Vol. 23 Issue 4, Fall 2015, p9-10
Record #:
36156
Author(s):
Abstract:
This collection of the top ten photos included categories such as ages of the photographers, plants, landscapes, outdoor recreation, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates, and animal behavior. Nearly all of the winners came from towns in North Carolina’s three regions.