Cougar Stories from Mendocino County, California & related links
  Encounters with mountain lions in Mendocino County & nearby counties         
 
  Jughandle Reserve   ·   Big River  ·  Little River  ·  Pt.Cabrillo  ·  Comptche
 

California Department of Fish and Game links:
 
 
    Living with California Mountain Lions  
    What to do if you see a mountain lion
    Commonly asked QUESTIONS about Mountain Lions
    Verified Attacks on Humans in California  (1890 through 2004)  
    Mountain Lion Depredation Statistics,1972-2004:  Summary    By County 
    Trends in Mountain Lion Encounters
    Public Safety Wildlife Guidelines  

 Additional links:

    Mountain Lions & California State Parks by Kenneth W. Umbach
    California Mountain Lion Page California Wildlife Protection Coalition
    Who's attacking whom by Kelly Cowan,  San Diego Earth Times
    Increased sightings in CA
    Mountain Lion Attacks                                                                 

 Books:
   The Beast in the Garden: A Modern Parable of Man and Nature by David Baron
   Caught in Fading Light: Mountain Lions, Zen Masters, and Wild Nature by Gary Thorp
   Cougar! by Harold P. Danz
   The Cougar Almanac : A Complete Natural History of the Mountain Lion by Robert H. Busch
   Cougar: Ghost of the Rockies by Karen McCall & Jim Dutcher
   The Man-Eating Tigers of Sundarbans by Sy Montgomery
   Mountain Lion: An Unnatural History of Pumas and People by Chris Bolgiano                             
   
   Photo from cover of Cougar! by Harold P. Danz
 
 
       

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