CLASS : Mammal
The Island fox is restricted to six of the California Channel Island.
The Island fox lives in the forest where it is used to eating snakes.
Four of the six island fox subspecies have recently suffered marked population declines caused by disease and predation by golden eagles. These four subspecies were federally listed as endangered on 05 March 2004.
The California Department of Fish and Game has classified all island fox as threatened since 1971.