Trail of the Cougar

Additional Web and Print Resources

Web Sites

The Cougar Fund

http://www.cougarfund.org

A nonprofit educational organization dedicated to Protecting America’s greatest cat through the arts, sciences, and literature.

Big Cats Online: Puma

http://dialspace.dial.pipex.com/agarman/puma.htm

Facts, figures, maps, and more.

Mountain Lion Foundation

http://www.mountainlion.org/

A nonprofit conservation and education organization dedicated to protecting the mountain lion.

Confirmed Cougar Attacks In the U.S. and Canada

http://www.frii.com/~mytymyk/lions/attacks.htm

Detailed accounts of dangerous encounters.

Florida Panther Net

http://www.panther.state.fl.us

Learn more about Florida’s elusive and endangered state animal.

A Sad Encounter

http://www.defenders.org/habitat/highways/new/target/call.html

Brian Call’s story of finding a road-killed Florida panther.

Friends of the Florida Panther

http://www.floridapanther.org

Raising public awareness about the endangered cat.

The Florida Panther Society

http://www.panthersociety.org

Organization working to raise public awareness about the panther’s recovery needs.

Books

Blessley, Cara; Mangelsen, Thomas D. SPIRIT OF THE ROCKIES: THE MOUNTAIN LIONS OF JACKSON HOLE. Images of Nature, 1999.

Cox, Daniel. MOUNTAIN LION. New York: Chronicle Books, 1999.

Etling, Kathy. COUGAR ATTACKS: ENCOUNTERS OF THE WORST KIND. New York: Lyons Press, 2001.

Kobalenko, Jerry. FOREST CATS OF NORTH AMERICA. New York: Firefly Books, 1997.

Maehr, David. THE FLORIDA PANTHER: LIFE AND DEATH OF A VANISHING CARNIVORE. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 1997.

Olson, Dennis. COUGARS: SOLITARY SPIRITS. San Francisco: NorthWord Press, 1996.