The black squirrel occurs as a "melanistic" subgroup of both the eastern gray
squirrel and the ... Black squirrels are well established in the Quad Cities area
along the Iowa-Illinois boun...
Feb 10, 2008 ... I had never seen a black squirrel until I moved to New York City in 2003. If you've
never seen one, they look very similar to grey squirrels, but ...
Jan 16, 2015 ... The "melanistic" black squirrels in City Hall Park get their unusual color from a
recessive gene. Jon Campbell, Village Voice ...
Theories abound as to the origin of the black squirrels commonly seen in Inwood.
This we do know. During the Presidency of Teddy Roosevelt 18 black ...
The interaction between black squirrel towns is civil and downright cooperative,
compared to the heated fracas between White Squirrel Towns. Black squirrels ...
Jun 9, 2014 ... Scientists discover a genetic mutation that is causing black squirrels to develop
darker fur and could give them greater immunity.
Feb 24, 2008 ... Their mission: to find black squirrels. Armed with G.P.S. units, binoculars,
compasses, thermometers and cameras, the 47 students scout the ...
Jan 26, 2016 ... Despite their strange color, black squirrels are becoming more ... More black
squirrels are showing up in Michigan than ever before, and the ...
Feb 10, 2008 ... For decades the black squirrel has been a fixture in parts of the Bronx and
Manhattan's Central Park. But until recently they had not made their ...
We receive many questions about black squirrels. Two species of North
American tree squirrels have black forms that occur naturally in certain parts of