cougar


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Synonyms for cougar

large American feline resembling a lion

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An 84-pound female and a 40-pound male cougar were trapped and killed in March by the state Department of Fish and Wildlife after video captured the animals going to a nearby chicken coop and killing the birds.
If you have healthy populations of cougars or wolves, then you probably have a healthy system on which they're living," says Quigley.
Which is why The Cougar Fund is focusing its attention on building bridges between the public, hunters, and the officials charged with amending hunting regulations.
Because OIF II and contingency operations in the Global War On Terrorism have created an immediate mission essential requirement for the Cougar HEV, I Marine Expeditionary Force initiated an urgent universal need statement in December 2003, to purchase 27 HEVs.
As a volunteer, I helped carry equipment, locate cougars, take measurements, record data, and put radio collars on adult cougars.
Urban, residential, and agricultural development encroaches on cougar habitat throughout North America.
Cougars sometimes swim out to islands in lakes and bays.
Since the flawed and highly criticized cougar population model devised by the ODFW predicts an unlikely and unjustifiable annual increase in the cougar population each year, those kill quotas are never met.
Following that success, biologists removed the cougars from the panthers' habitat in 2002.
For a complete list of modules included with each Cougar Mountain Software package and new Version 7.
Harley Shaw, a noted cougar researcher now retired from the Arizona Game and Fish Department, has said that "after years of chasing UFOs--unidentified furry objects--I found that the human mind is a wonderful thing, and totally unreliable.
Among other things, there can be no assurances that the development of CB7630 will ever be successfully completed, that Cougar will ever receive the regulatory approvals necessary to commercialize CB7630, or that Phase II trials of CB7630 will be successful.
A sad story played out in Eugene's wooded fringe last week - sad for the livestock and poultry killed by a cougar, sad for the animals' keeper, and sad for the cougar that was captured and put to death.
Lisa, then 10, turned and screamed as a 27-kilogram (60-pound) cougar pounced and tried to bite her through her jeans.
Among other things, there can be no assurances that the development of CB7630 will ever be successfully completed, that Cougar will ever receive the regulatory approvals to necessary to commercialize CB7630, or that Phase II trials of CB7630 will be initiated as scheduled.