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Mountain Lions / Local Filmmakers
January 19, 2012  
The Eastern Cougar

The last time an Eastern cougar was shot and killed in Maine was 1938. Now, it has been declared extinct. Yet, hundreds of people believe they've seen them. Meet a couple of those people and U.S. Fish and Wildlife expert Mark McCollough. Plus, a pair of local filmmakers are making waves at international film festivals.


U.S. Fish and Wildlife website


The Cougar Network


International Cryptozoology Museum website


40 West website


40 West on facebook


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