Fisher – Martes Pennanti

The fisher is closely related to but larger than the American Marten

Fisher Martes Pennanti General The fisher (Martes pennanti,) is a medium sized member of the weasel family (Mustelidae,) native only to North America.  They are striking with their slender bodies and soft dark coats but are increasingly becoming a problem in certain geographic zones where populations are expanding into suburban areas. Description Male fishers tend […]