fisher (Martes pennanti)
Long body; looks stockier than most other mustelids because of its long fur. Dark brown above and below. Broad head has grayish cast; pointed snout; small ears. Bushy tail. Male larger than female.
- States/US Territories in which the fisher, Northern Rocky Mountains DPS is known to or is believed to occur: Idaho , Montana , Wyoming
- US Counties in which the fisher, Northern Rocky Mountains DPS is known to or is believed to occur: View All
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|Mountain-Prairie Region (Region 6)||Northern Rocky Mountains DPS|
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|Sierra Pacific Industries for Fisher for the Stirling Management Area|
|WDFW Programmatic CCAA for Fisher in Washington|
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