4 days, 3 pumas!

43F (photo by Mike Bolte)

The puma project has been on a puma catching spree this last week: we caught 3 different animals in 4 days! Starting Monday last week, we set out 6 road kill deer in two large properties to see what pumas we might attract. Our streak began Wednesday with the capture of 42M, a young small […]

Our family grows by one: welcome 42M!

The team taking 42M's weight (photo by Kate Richerson)

On Wednesday night, we captured our newest puma in the Cemex Redwoods using a cage trap. We have had pretty great success with cage traps recently – catching a puma on 3 out of 4 attempts. We weren’t sure if 42M was going to return to the cage because in the previous night, he had eaten […]