On Christmas eve, I was tracking red fox and fisher in the woods behind
my house when I came across a pine log that had a semi-circular bowl
scratched out of it by a fisher. There was shredded wood everywhere,
and the snow was packed down in a bowl shape, as if the fisher had
carved out a backrest for a night's sleep in the cold.
I figured the fisher might come back, so I left a camera to watch the
spot. The fisher came back multiple times (12/24, 12/28, 12/31, 1/1).
Any guesses as to what the fisher was doing? I'll be posting photos
later this week showing the fisher at work, which should answer the
mystery. In the meantime, here are a few shots of the fisher just being