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Puma, Patagonia

This puma may look menacing, but she is just finishing off a nice long yawn.  She is called “Sister” and the few times we saw her she was very relaxed.   27 more words

I’m back from a long break to working on my novel! Here’s an excerpt from my latest chapter:

Finally, I turn onto the street that leads out of the city. 93 more words
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Documents and Anecdotes from Santa Cruz County

Santa Cruz County has not kept complete records about the frequency and kinds of poisons found at cannabis sites. No comprehensive studies of the influence of rodenticides and other poisons have been undertaken. 350 more words

Rodenticide

Early Morning Hike on the Skookumchuck Trail

skookum = water             chuck= flows

‘where the rapid water flows’

A 3-hour round-trip hike through the sword fern-black slug laden path – an early morning hike takes us past Brown Lake.

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Aerial footage shows wildlife officials tranquilizing cougar in backyard in Tooele

TOOELE, Utah — A cougar was prowling around a Tooele neighborhood for nearly 3 hours Thursday before it was tranquilized in a back yard.

“Exciting and scary all at once,” said Carolina Burton, who watched out her back window as a biologist with DWR kneeled down, with a tranquilizer gun in hand, aiming at a cougar that was pressed against the fence. 178 more words

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DWR tranquilizes cougar spotted in Tooele

UPDATE: As of just after 4 p.m., wildlife officials confirm the cougar was located in a yard and has been struck with a tranquilizer dart. Officials were in the process of relocating the animal Thursday afternoon. 400 more words

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