An American Badger mom and two of her young.
Paula Lane Action Network

July 29 at the Laguna Environmental Center in Santa Rosa, naturalist Susan Kirks will give a presentation entitled "The Awesome American Badger." Reporter Steve Mencher met her recently in an open field, where she’d been called to investigate possible badger activity.

  On previous programs, we’ve talked about some of the unique animals that you may come across during your visit to the parks.  Another animal that you may come across is the badger. Although quite rare, we do sometimes discover evidence of their presence in the parks.