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The Beaver State podcast Episode 31: Cougars

October 22, 2020

The Beaver State Podcast is a product of the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife that takes a look at hunting, fishing and wildlife viewing in Oregon through conversations with Oregonians, ODFW staff and luminaries throughout the conservation world. Each half-hour to forty-five minute podcast will explore complex fish and wildlife topics broadly and in detail, and future episodes will feature weekly information from the Recreation Report.

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Episode 31: Cougars

Cougars are a conservation success story in Oregon. Nearly extirpated by the 1960s, a change to game mammal status helped the species recover over the last sixty years. This episode takes a look at the biology, life history strategies and management of Oregon's cougars with ODFW's carnivore biologist Derek Broman.



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