Blacktone Parks Conservancy

Blackstone Park Conservation District

Other Wildlife Sightings in the Conservation District

In the Ponds

  • Painted turtles
  • Snapping turtles
  • Brown-banded sunfish & other pond fish
  • Muskrats

In the Seekonk

  • Horse mussels
  • Grass shrimp
  • Blue shell and other Crabs
  • Bluefish, Striped Bass, Menhaden & other fish
  • Harbor seals on occasion
  • Horseshoe Crabs, at mating season (late May or early June, low tide, and at full and new moons)


Painted Turtle

Other Animals

  • Box Turtles
  • Garter & other snakes
  • Chipmunks
  • Coyotes
  • Red Foxes
  • Little Brown Bats
  • Opossums
  • Eastern Cottontail Rabbits
  • Raccoons
  • Salamanders
  • Skunks
  • Gray Squirrels
  • White-footed Mice
  • White Tailed Deer