Bluff Hole Mulberry Arkansas

The eastern chipmunk’s scientific name, Tamias striatus, means “striped steward,” a tribute to their brownish black and white stripes and their food hoarding. “Chipmunk” comes from the Chippewa name for red squirrel “chetamon,” meaning “head first,” which refers to the way it descends trees. The Pennsylvania Dutch called it “fensermaus” or “fence mouse,” because this […]