White Squirrel Sighting at the White House

White Squirrel Sighting at the White House

Marie and her son were out for a walk on a Friday afternoon on a cold January day in our nations capitol. They both love the outdoors and enjoy walking around DC looking at the beautiful architecture that is found in the buildings around the city. Her son is an animal...
White Squirrel Day 2019

White Squirrel Day 2019

Please join us at White Squirrel Day Saturday, February 2 Starts at 9am Blue Ridge Bakery Downtown Brevard   We are pleased to announce, the White Squirrel Institute will have a table at the White Squirrel Day event and will be handling White Squirrel adoptions. The...
15 Year Summary of Squirrel Count

15 Year Summary of Squirrel Count

Brevard, North Carolina’s Annual Squirrel Count ShowsGradual Increase of White Variant Over 15 Years. Robert R. Glesener. Heart of Brevard Abstract: The city of Brevard, North Carolina hosts an established colony of non-albino white squirrels with pigmented eyes, head...
What is a White Squirrel?

What is a White Squirrel?

Just what is a white squirrel, anyway? Is it a distinct species? Is it a mutation? These are some of my most FAQs. And the answer is, it depends. There is, in fact, one tree squirrel for which a white coat seems to be a characteristic of the entire species, at least...

The Study Area

The Study Area The study area  follows the original Brevard city limits.  For those familiar with Brevard, the study area is bordered by Brevard Middle School on the north, Brevard Elementary School on the east, Brevard High School on the south, and Brevard Music...