Elusive mountain lion feeds on kill and nurtures cubs in VR
Paradise Valley, Montana is around 60 miles north of Yellowstone National Park. The area offers sweeping views of the Absaroka and Gallatin mountain ranges and abundant access to outdoor activities. For many people, it’s a coveted vacation spot.
Couple in Pocatello spot mountain lion in backyard
On Tuesday, a couple off of Black Rock Road in Pocatello spotted a young mountain lion in their backyard. Reporter Erin O'Shaughnessy headed to the Idaho Fish and Game Office in Pocatello to see just how common it is for mountain lions to wander into city limits.
New Study Sheds Light On Mountain Lion Population
Seven male cougars have crossed Interstate 15 near Temecula over the last 15 years, and one has sired 11 kittens, leaving wildlife biologists heartened because it shows that a single male can enhance genetic diversity among inbred cougar populations.
Caught on camera: Mountain lion attacks deer in N. California
(WARNING: Video may be considered graphic by some viewers.)Shasta County, Calif. – A rarely seen occurrence was caught on camera in northern California–it's video even wildlife officials say is fascinating. KRCR reports Randy Spade captured footage of a... #caughtoncamera #cougar #mountainlion
Mountain lion kittens near LA die after mother abandons them
Two mountain lion kittens being tracked by scientists have died in the Southern California wilderness after being abandoned by their mother. The male and female dubbed P-57 and P-58 were part of a study of cougars by researchers with the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area,...
Mountain Lion Attacks Deer Near Oakhurst Home | Sierra News Online
OAKHURST -- Our friend Kevin Musso, Chief Meteorologist at ABC30, was visiting his parents at their home near Oakhurst today, when everyone was reminded once again of the very real danger posed by mountain lions, even in the middle of the day. "My daughter was video taping deer outside the window of my parents' home near Oakhurst, when suddenly a huge mountain lion attacked!" says Kevin, who sent these still images from the video. "The deer escaped this time, but if you live in the mountains or foothills beware of cougars. This attack happened right off my parents' patio, in broad daylight." According to the time stamp on the video, it was shot at about 4:20 p.m. on Sunday, May 7. You can see the deer running away in the top center of the photo. The exact location is Black Ranch Road just off Road 426. Kevin posted the video on his ABC30 Action News Facebook page - click here to see the entire clip. For information about what you should do if you encounter a mountain lion in the wild,
Several Mountain Lion Sightings Prompts Warning from Fish & Game
In the past few weeks, people have reported seeing mountain lions near Winchester and officials with Idaho Department of Fish and Game say this is a reminder to use caution.While sightings in urban areas are rare, it’s not unheard of. Idaho Fish and Game R
Mountain Lion sightings near Winchester serve as reminder to use caution
Today the Idaho Department of Fish and Game announced there have been recent mountain lion sightings outside of the community of Winchester in the past few weeks.While sightings of Mountain lions in urban areas are rare, it's not unheard of, said Rick Coop
Mountain lion shot, killed in Salt Lake City backyard
(AP) Utah wildlife officials say they fatally shot a mountain lion that had found its way into a residential backyard in Salt Lake City.Utah Division of Wildlife Resources Sgt. Ray Loken says cougar sightings were reported starting about Friday afternoon i