1. (Science: zoology) Any one of several fur-bearing carnivores of the genus Mustela, closely allied to the sable. Among the more important species are the European beech, or stone, marten (Mustela foina); the pine marten (M. Martes); and the American marten, or sable (M. Americana), which some zoologists consider only a variety of the Russian sable.
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... The creature is obscured by roots and foliage so, I'm hoping identification can be made based on the sound it makes in the video. I know various marten species inhabit this region, and I have even been fortunate enough to have personally witnessed the elusive fisher not once, but twice! So, I ...
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