Predator Defense

cougar
7:25 am
Mon March 24, 2014

Predator Advocate Says Killing Cougars Is Unnecessary, Harmfull

A sign posted at Hendrick's Park in Eugene warns of the cougar recently seen in the area.
Credit Rachael McDonald

This month, a female cougar believed to be preying on livestock near Hendricks Park was trapped and killed by Oregon Fish & Wildlife. A second, juvenile male cougar was trapped and killed a few days later. A third young cat was captured by trail camera. Brooks Fahy is Director of Predator Defense, a national wildlife advocacy organization based out of Eugene.  He spoke with KLCC's Rachael McDonald.

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Nature & Hunting
9:51 pm
Fri January 17, 2014

Legal Challenges Can't Stop Oregon Coyote Hunting Contest

Dead coyotes are stacked into a horse trailer following a hunt.
Credit JMK Coyote Hunting Contest Facebook page

Several last-minute legal challenges could not stop a coyote hunting contest from taking place this weekend in Eastern Oregon.

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