Interesting facts about ground squirrels

The ground squirrels are members of the squirrel family of rodents (Sciuridae). There are about 62 species of ground squirrels. Chipmunks, prairie dogs, marmots and groundhogs are all ground squirrels! Ground squirrels live all over the world. They are found on every continent except in Australia and Antarctica. Their habitats are mostly open areas including rocky outcrops, … Read more