Tunnels and Runs
More Signs to Look For
|This run through the grass is regularly used by brush rabbits.|
|A view down a rabbit tunnel in the grass.|
|A run leading to a tunnel entrance in tall grass. Brush rabbits use the same routes over and over.|
|A rabbit's eye view of a tunnel.|
|Notice the leaves that have been stepped on and the bent over grasses in this tunnel.|
|A nice tunnel entrance just off a rabbit run.|
Tiny opening in the grass leading to a network of tunnels created by brush rabbits underneath. Several scats can be seen at the tunnel entrance as well.
|Looking for a tunnel in tall grass created by rabbits.|
An entrance to a network of tunnels under the tall grass. Rabbits use these tunnels to keep safe from the view of raptors who might fly above hunting the rabbits.
|A tiny tunnel for a small rabbit. Brush rabbits only weigh about two pounds.|
|Penny for size reference in a rabbit run.|
|Rabbit's eye view down one of the tunnels.|
|Another rabbit's eye view down a run.|
|Looking into a tunnel entrance.|
|A nice view from a rabbit's viewpoint down one of its tunnels.|
Scats and feeding sign on the rush twigs are both clues to the presence of brush rabbits that will help a tracker make an identification.
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