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marmots
12-SEP-2011 marie-jose wolff

marmots

unfortunately, i only had my wide-angle lens...

marmots are generally large ground squirrels.
Marmots typically live in burrows, and hibernate there through the winter. Most marmots are highly social, and use loud whistles to communicate with one another, especially when alarmed.

Canon EOS 50D
1/500s f/5.0 at 55.0mm iso400 full exif

other sizes: small medium original
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joseantonio11-Dec-2011 17:44
Difficult for you to spot them fot the shot
Ali Majdfar11-Dec-2011 17:33
Fantastic wild life! ~V
globalgadabout11-Dec-2011 17:18
well caught...they are such shy creatures...
Jim Coffman11-Dec-2011 17:16
Very nice capture! I think they are very cute!
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