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Interesting video on mountain lions.

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Interesting video on mountain lions.
« on: October 24, 2017, 05:54:28 AM »
From the Borderlands Research Institute,   Some really big and healthy cats in the Davis Mountians.
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Re: Interesting video on mountain lions.
« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2017, 07:18:38 AM »
Interesting! Thanks!
Was particularly interested in the prey/kill distribution, especially the elk component. Number 2 behind Mule deer?
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Re: Interesting video on mountain lions.
« Reply #2 on: October 24, 2017, 09:11:36 AM »
Amazing videography!  Thanks for the link.

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Re: Interesting video on mountain lions.
« Reply #3 on: October 24, 2017, 11:02:09 AM »
 Very interesting!

A "53% annual survival rate" also means a 47% annual mortality rate, though.
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Re: Interesting video on mountain lions.
« Reply #4 on: October 24, 2017, 11:37:25 AM »
Interesting! Thanks!
Was particularly interested in the prey/kill distribution, especially the elk component. Number 2 behind Mule deer?

Agreed, BK. I'd love to see info on the age and health status of the elk. In any case, those look like some very healthy mountain lions.

Thanks for the link, ME. That was a gorgeous and fascinating piece. Kudos for helping to promote the consistently great work coming out of Sul Ross State University.
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Re: Interesting video on mountain lions.
« Reply #5 on: October 24, 2017, 12:29:50 PM »
Excellent! thanks.

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Re: Interesting video on mountain lions.
« Reply #6 on: October 24, 2017, 05:00:56 PM »
Way cool, thanks.

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Re: Interesting video on mountain lions.
« Reply #7 on: October 25, 2017, 01:52:06 PM »
That was awesome

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Re: Interesting video on mountain lions.
« Reply #8 on: October 25, 2017, 02:40:38 PM »
That was really interesting! It was really odd to see how high there Elk kills are! I'm not sure if that is a good or bad thing. I'm just going to go with a good thing!

 


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