Mammals living near the shores
More mammals live in nearby woodlands
- Red Foxes
- Striped Skunk
- White‐tailed Deer
- Little Brown and Big Brown Bats
Wolf, Lynx, Moose, Marten, and Wolverine are more restricted to the boreal forest of the upper reaches of the Ottawa River. The Black Bear inhabits the entire watershed, often living near lakes and rivers. This omnivore mostly feeds on vegetation but also consumes fish.