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140   COMMISSION OF CONSERVATION

SQUIRREL Siberia, 15,000,000; China, 500,000.

 

SQUIRREL-TAILS Siberia, 73 tons; China, 2 tons.

 

Fox

Red fox:

North America, 200,000; Siberia, 60,000; Russia, 150,000; Mongolia, China and Japan, 50,000; Australia, 30,000; Western and Central Asia, 50,000; Norway, 25,000; Germany, 250,000; other European countries, 350,000.

Karganer fox:

Siberia and Central Asia, 150,000.

Cross fox:

America, 15,000; Siberia, 3,000.

Gray fox:

North America, 50,000.

Kit fox:

North America, 4,000; Central Asia, 60,000.

White fox:

Asia, 70,000; America, 30,000; Europe, 5,000.

Blue fox:

America, 6,000; Siberia, 4,000; Northern Europe, 1,000. Silver fox:

America, 4,000; Siberia, 300.

Japan fox (raccoon dog) :

Japan, 80,000; China, 150,000; Korea, 30,000.

South American foxes:

Pampas fox and Patagonian fox, total about 15,000.

HAMSTER

Germany, 2,000,000; Austria Hungary, 250,000.

 

HARES

Polar hares :

Siberia, about 5,000,000; North America, 200,000.

 

WEASEL (Ermine)

America, 400,000; Siberia, 700,000; Europe, 10,000.

POLECAT

Germany, 60,000; Russia and Siberia, 150,000; other European countries, 80,000.


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