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Plague Case in SEKI 8/28

Postby Dragonfly » Fri Aug 28, 2015 1:26 pm

The Superintendent of Sequoia-Kings NPs sent out a notice today (08/28) that a rodent (either a chipmunk or ground squirrel) found dead at Crabtree Ranger Station tested positive for plague.



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Re: Plague Advisory Inyo NF

Postby maverick » Fri Aug 28, 2015 2:28 pm

The Superintendent of Sequoia-Kings NPs sent out a notice today (08/28) that a rodent (either a chipmunk or ground squirrel) found dead at Crabtree Ranger Station tested positive for plague.


Thank you so much for this info, this has not been posted anywhere on the SEKI NPS webpage as of yet.
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Re: Plague Case in SEKI 8/28

Postby Dragonfly » Sun Aug 30, 2015 11:20 am

A lot of backcountry areas seem to have robust rodent populations this year...
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