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www.nps.gov/romo/learn/nature/mountain-lion.htm

Mountain lions can jump great distances using their powerful legs. Mountain Lions are the largest predators currently in Rocky Mountain National Park. They are also known as pumas, cougars and panthers. They vary in size and weight, with males reaching up to 200 pounds and eight feet in length (one ...

www.coloradoan.com/story/news/2019/04/15/colorado-mountain...

(The mountain lion population in Colorado is estimated at 4,000 to 5,500. A 10-year CPW tracking study that ended in 2015 from Lyons south to Golden had an estimated mountain lion population of 3 ...

bouldercolorado.gov/osmp/bears-and-mountain-lions

To report mountain lion sightings, follow the link under Black Bears and Mountain Lions or call 303-441-3440. When venturing into mountain lion habitat, go in groups and make plenty of noise in an effort to reduce your chances of surprising a lion. Make sure children are close to and under the supervision of adults.

cpw.state.co.us/learn/Pages/LivingwithWildlifeLion2.aspx

The mountain lion's habitat ranges from desert, chaparral, and badland breaks to subalpine mountains and tropical rain forests. In Colorado, lions are found in areas of pinyon pine, juniper, mountain mahogany, ponderosa pine, and oak brush. Lions generally will be most abundant in areas with plentiful deer. Individual lions range in areas ...

coloradoencyclopedia.org/article/mountain-lion

The mountain lion (Puma concolor)—also known as the cougar and puma—is the largest wild felid, or member of the cat family, in Colorado.Mountain lions are obligate carnivores, meaning that only animal flesh can meet their bodies’ nutritional needs. They inhabit much of Colorado’s foothills and mountains.

www.washingtonpost.com/sports/2019/02/05/mountain-lion...

A runner in Colorado fought and killed an 80-pound mountain lion that attacked him on a nature trail in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, wildlife officials said.. Officials with Colorado ...

www.reporterherald.com/ci_19091590

Mountain lions rarely seen in Colorado, but they're out there. ... Grizzly bears and wolves no longer wander the nearby mountains, leaving the mountain lion to reign as chief predator.

www.ammoland.com/2019/02/colorado-parks-wildlife-warn-of...

Colorado Parks & Wildlife is warning locals to be aware of a large population of mountain lions in the area. "This is a troubling situation and we are very concerned for the safety and welfare of ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cougar

The campus also has a Nittany Lion Shrine featuring a large statue of a mountain lion on campus. The Sacramento Mountain Lions (2010-2012) of the United Football League used the California and southwestern United States regional name of the species. Many high schools also use the cougar as their sports team mascot.

www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6758409/Mountain-lion...

Mountain lion that was killed by a Colorado runner's bare hands was a three-to-four-month-old 'kitten' according to the necropsy report. The mountain lion that attacked Travis Kauffman, 31, on a ...