Wildlife

 

            Navarino Nature Center and Wildlife Area is listed as a Wisconsin Wildlife Viewing Area.  Major vegetation and cover types on the Wildlife Area consist of Wetland Forests, Brush Swamps, Marshes, Upland Forests, Upland Grasses, Cropland, Flowages, and Rivers.

 

            Listed below are some types of wildlife commonly seen at the Nature Center and on the Wildlife Area. 

 

White-tailed deer

Fox squirrel

Gray squirrel

Chipmunk

Snowshoe hare

Cottontail rabbit

Raccoon

Wood chuck (ground hog)

Coyote

Red fox

Muskrat

Beaver

River otter

Mink

Wood ducks

Mallard ducks

Blue-winged teal

Canada geese

Sandhill crane

Great blue heron

Marsh hawk

Red-tailed hawk

Red-shouldered hawk

Barred owl

Turkey

Badger

American bittern

Osprey

Bald eagle

Opossum

Skunk

Ruffed grouse

Pheasant

Black bear

Bobcat

Fisher

Porcupine

Tundra swan

Various song birds

Various turtles & snakes

Various frogs & amphibians