Species Identification Confidence:
I'm absolutely certain
Observed adult female and 5 young (Class Ib); confirmed breeding site.
Pennal Gulch Sportsman’s Access Site, approx. 4 miles NE of Challis, ID on US 93 – east turn on Pennal Gulch Road, follow signs to Salmon River.
Off-channel pond/slough of Salmon River; dense riparian vegetation including multi-age black cottonwood, willow, red-osier dogwood and river birch.
Game Management Unit:
June 4, 2007, 6:00 am MDT