Weight: 6–15 lbs
Body Length: 22–32 inches
Tail Length: 14–16 inches
It is found throughout Alaska, except for some of the islands of Southeast Alaska and the western Aleutians and is rare in Prince William Sound.
Omnivorous; eats muskrats, squirrels, hares, birds, eggs, insects, vegetation, carrion, voles.
Wolves, coyotes, eagles, bears, mountain lions, lynx, humans.
Breed once per year in February and March. Females give birth to litters ranging from 1–10 pups after a 51–54 day gestation period.