Nonprofit Says Cougar Fear Unfounded

EUGENE, Ore. — Recent cougar sightings put Springfield residents on edge, but a local nonprofit that works to protect native predators says a lot of this fear is unfounded. Predator Defense has been working out of Eugene since the early 1990s. Its mission is to create alternatives for people to coexist with wildlife such as … Continue reading »

Cougar Sightings In Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Hayden Bridge area of Springfield has been the site of several reported cougar sightings in the past week. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife says if you live close to a heavily wooded area, there’s a strong possibility that a cougar could come on to your property. According to police, … Continue reading »