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Robin Parks Presents at Poway Library

Mountain Lions, cougars, pumas and anthers - these are all names for the same animal!

Come join Robin Parks for "Mountain Lion 101" at the Poway Branch Library on Saturday, September 15 from 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM. Learn about basic mountain lion biology, general safety . . .


Utah Wildlife Board Meeting

The Utah Wildlife Board will meet on Thursday, August 30 to vote on the 2018-2019 cougar hunting plan. If you live near Salt Lake City, please attend to speak for our lions!

WHAT: Utah Wildlife Board Meeting
WHEN: Thursday, August 30 at 9:00 AM
WHERE: DNR Auditorium, 1594 West North Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah
WHY: The UDWR's biologists have recommended increasing the number . . .


Julian Natural Wonderfest

Read Jane Santorumn's recap of the Julian Natural Wonderfest:

"The first annual Julian Natural Wonderfest went exceptionally well and we were there to add our good cheer and information on our local mountain lions. Lynn Cullens, Executive director for MLF, Robin Parks, Southern California MLF field representative extraordinaire, Jane Santorumn, Julian Mountain Lion Project and . . .


Lion Month at Oakland Zoo

The Mountain Lion Foundation will be at Oakland Zoo on Saturday, August 11 to help celebrate Lion Appreciation Month! World Lion Day, which falls on August 10, celebrates lions in Africa, as well as mountain lions here in the America's!

Mountain lions in the United States are faced with numerous threats including trophy hunting, habitat loss and degradation, vehicle collisions, and much . . .


2018 Earth Day Events!

We had a wonderful time attending events throughout California celebrating our magnificent Earth! Thank you to everyone who stopped by one of our booths. We hope you enjoy your 2018 Mountain Lion Foundation Earth Day poster!

If you were not able to attend an event and would still like a poster, or if you'd like us to send a poster to your friends and neighbors,


Arizonans for Wildlife Signature Collection

Wild cats in Arizona need our help.

MLF will be joining Arizonans for Wildlife on a campaign to end the trophy hunting and trapping of all wild cat species within the state, including mountain lions, jaguars, ocelots, bobcats, and lynx.

These cruel practices have no place in modern-day management and deserve to be done away with once and for all.


Living with Mountain Lions

MLF Executive Director Lynn Cullens will be at the Oakland Zoo on February 22nd to give quite an appropriate presentation, given the setting - how to live alongside the wild animals that surround you!

The presentation is from the Oakland Zoo's "Co-Existing in California: An IMPACT Speaker Series" set of lectures and is sure to appeal to mountain lion lovers both young and old.


The Wildlife Society Western Section Annual Conference

UPDATE: MLF attended The Wildlife Society Western Section Annual Conference in Santa Rosa, California this week!

Executive Director Lynn Cullens gave two presentations on resolving human-lion conflict, including one on depredation deterrence and finding common ground between involved parties. It was very well-received at an event set to the theme of "Communicating Science"!


Society for Range Management Annual Meeting

If progress is to be made in the world of conservation, diametrically opposed groups are going to have to reach across the table and engage in civil, constructive conversation.

Rangeland managers and mountain lions rarely get along; mountain lions take unprotected livestock, and ranchers and farmers kill lions in retribution. The fate of the mountain lion rests partially on finding . . .


Wild & Scenic Film Festival Enviro Fair

What's better than one environmental nonprofit organization? Why, a whole bunch of them, of course!

That was the setting for our last tabling event this past weekend in Nevada City. The Wild & Scenic Film Festival hosted its annual Enviro Fair alongside screenings of short films & documentaries and brought in droves of interested community members and passionate . . .



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