Flying Squirrel CAM. They only come out at night!

 Flying Squirrel_Kenny Sanders May 2018
Flying Squirrel_Kenny Sanders May 2018 (KTUU)
Published: May. 8, 2018 at 8:52 PM AKDT
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A creature, who is active only at night, was recently caught on camera.

Flying squirrels have kitten-soft fur and are happily gliding through Alaska's forests virtually unseen.

The flying squirrel, or night glider, is a cousin to the red squirrel. They are nocturnal. This little fellow was seen on the bird feeder as it comes every night for a midnight snack, according to Kenny Sanders, who shared this video with Channel 2 News.

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game says flying squirrels are more abundant than people think, as they inhabit Alaska forests from Ketchikan to Fairbanks.