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CAMPUS BIODIVERSITY: Raccoons (Procyon lotor)

Raccoon Procyon lotor CDWR reduced   Photo: California Department of Water Resources (Wikimedia commons) With their ringed tails and black “masks,” raccoons (Procyon lotor) are easy to recognize. These curious and smart mammals are native to North America. Due to their extreme adaptability and opportunistic natures, they are also part of the urban wildlife on the UT ...