As part of a population survey, a member of USFWS holds a federally endangered Alabama beach mouse (Peromyscus polionotus ammobates) among man-made structures on the Fort Morgan Peninsula near Gulf Shores, AL.
Federally endangered Alabama beach mice (Peromyscus polionotus ammobates) are captured and measured as part of a population survey along the Fort Morgan Peninsula near Gulf Shores, Alabama. Houses and condos have inundated the area, with many more planned, eliminating more habitat yearly. Many more are planned. Besides development, feral cats pose a huge problem as well.