Authorities say it was likely the latest of nearly two dozen cougars that have been struck while trying to cross roads that ring their territory.
Author spends winters near Las Vegas, where animal was spotted, tranquilized.
A young mountain lion that had been spotted sleeping in a planter box along a normally busy street and looking at his reflection in the glass of an office tower in downtown San Francisco was safely captured and released into the wild.
The state said there’s been an increasing number of predators in the area because elk and mule deer can now be found there year-round.
The big cat weighing more than 100 pounds came within 10 feet of the hunter before he shot it.
LOS ANGELES – A male mountain lion that successfully crossed a 10-lane freeway in Los Angeles two months ago was struck and killed Saturday on
Latest confirmation came from a trail camera set up on public land in Delta County.
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The study found that wolves accounted for 32% of adult female elk deaths and 28% of elk calf deaths, while cougars accounted for 35% of adult female elk deaths and 45% of elk calf deaths.