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The fisher (Pekania pennanti) is a small, carnivorous mammal native to North America. It is a member of the mustelid family and is in the monospecific genus ...

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Jul 8, 2019 ... Fishers are larger and darker than martens and have thick fur. Fishers are agile, swift and excellent climbers, and despite their name, fishers do ...

www.defenders.org/fisher/basic-facts-about-fishers

Fishers eat snowshoe hares, rabbits, rodents and birds, and are one of the few specialized predators of porcupines. Fishers are effective hunters, but are also ...

www.fws.gov/mountain-prairie/es/fisher.php

May 4, 2018 ... Species description: The fisher (Pekania pennanti) is a medium-sized mammal native to North America. It is classified in the order Carnivora, ...

northamerica.wcs.org/Wildlife/Fisher.aspx

The fisher (Pekania pennanti) is a mammal of many talents. A member of the mustelid, or weasel, family, this small carnivore is native to North American ...

www.fws.gov/wafwo/species/Fact%20sheets/Fisher%20Species%20Profile%20Final.pdf

Historically, fishers occurred in northern coniferous and mixed forests of Canada and the northern United States. Their range extended from the mountainous ...

dnr.maryland.gov/wildlife/Pages/plants_wildlife/Fisher.aspx

Fishers are solitary, nocturnal animals. Fishers don't stalk their prey, rather they rely on surprising prey. Fishers hunt by zig-zagging through areas of thick, ...

www.conservationnw.org/our-work/wildlife/fisher

In 2002, we began a partnership with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, the National Park Service and tribal and non-profit allies to restore fishers ...

www.dgif.virginia.gov/wildlife/information/fisher

The litter size is from 1-5 and is born in the early spring. They are solitary, except briefly in the breeding season. Longevity in the wild has a minimum of 7 years.