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New Extinct Wild Species: Eastern U.S. Cougar
Animals  (tags: tragedy, eastern cougar, declared extinct, disappeared, wildlife )

Simone
- 1317 days ago - tinygreenbubble.com
It's always heart-breaking when an animal species goes extinct, but for some reason when that animal species is a big cat species, it rings home even harder. Perhaps that's because the world's most iconic big cat, the tiger, is so perilously close to
EASTERN COUGAR DECLARED EXTINCT
Animals  (tags: animals, cougar, eastern cougar, mountain lion, puma, big cats, wildanimals, wildlife, extinct, environment, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1330 days ago - allaboutwildlife.com
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service today (Mar. 2) announced its conclusion that the Eastern cougar, or mountain lion, no longer exists. The negative conclusion of a five-year USFWS survey of the issue is certain to be controversial.
Federal Researchers Declare Eastern Cougar Extinct
Animals  (tags: eastern cougar, extinction, animals, environment, species )

Anna
- 1330 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Wednesday declared the eastern cougar to be extinct, confirming a widely held belief among wildlife biologists that native populations of the big cat were wiped out by man a century ago.
   

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