Habitat Suitability Index Models: Fox squirrel

FWS/OBS 82/10.18



The fox squirrel (Sciurus niger) is the largest of the North American tree squirrels. The species is widely distributed throughout eastern North American and has been introduced in many portions of the West (Wright 1979). Fox squirrels also have expanded their range westward through utilization of gallery forest habitats along major river drainages (Armstrong 1972; Wright 1979).

Additional publication details

Publication type Report
Publication Subtype Federal Government Series
Title Habitat Suitability Index Models: Fox squirrel
Series title FWS/OBS
Series number 82/10.18
Subseries Habitat Suitability Index
Year Published 1982
Language English
Publisher U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Contributing office(s) U.S. Geological Survey
Description v, 11 p.