squirrel http://iowapublicradio.org en Iowans Seeing Rare, White-Tailed Squirrels http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowans-seeing-rare-white-tailed-squirrels <p></p><p></p><p>We’re all too familiar with <a href="http://www.iawhitetaildeerassociation.com/">whitetail deer</a>. But there also have been a few recent sightings in Iowa of rare white-tailed squirrels.</p><p>The rodent with the bushy, snow-white tail is snow white. It’s been seen in the Witmer Park area near Drake University. Earlier this year, <a href="http://globegazette.com/news/local/unique-white-tailed-squirrels-the-talk-of-osage/article_c20a512e-aec2-11e1-ac18-0019bb2963f4.html">several were spotted</a> in the town of Osage.</p> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 14:06:05 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 10958 at http://iowapublicradio.org Iowans Seeing Rare, White-Tailed Squirrels