Posts Tagged ‘ eastern cougar ’

October, November, December 2014 Mountain Lions in Virginia Update

January 14, 2015

Here is the latest batch of mountain lion reports and stories: Old Dominion Wildlife Reports and Comments Mariah writes (10/08/2014): 9/6/14-I was driving through surry near proctors bridge rd very lost and scared as I’m from Portsmouth. I was trying to get to my sisters house in Windsor and made a bad turn I guess…

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July, August, and September 2014 Virginia Mountain Lions Update

October 9, 2014

The following reports of Virginia mountain lions were received during the last two months: Old Dominion Wildlife Reports and Comments [July 2014: No Reports Received] Rachel writes (8/1/2014): I live alongside Fairfax County Parkway, on the border of Reston and Herndon, VA. I was parking on the street two weeks ago and something catlike ran…

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March and April 2014 Virginia Mountain Lions Update

May 6, 2014

New Reports I’ve received: From Ryan 3/2/2014: Cougar screams heard coming from lake accotink park in springfield v.a From John Lutz 3/25/2014: Received a report on 3/24/14 along Bull Pasture Creek in Highland Co, Va., of a ‘mountain lion’ eating a sheep close to creek. Lady witness said, “she was going to call the farmer,…

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January/February 2014 Mountain Lion Reports

March 1, 2014

Several updates on mountain lions in Virginia: Photographic Evidence First, a few folks have requested that I verify the image I posted of a mountain lion photographed near Montebello, Virginia: From John 1/2/14: The photo means nothing unless it can be proven it was taken at the claimed location. From HeidR 1/4/14: Agreed JohnO. I’ve…

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December 2013 Update: Mountain Lion Photographed!

December 31, 2013
Jeffrey M. Photograph Submitted of Mountain Lion in Montebello, Virginia

Photographic Evidence In addition to several new sighting reports (listed below), this month I received a photograph from Jeffrey M. who writes: I live in Montebello VA, just up the Parkway from Sherando/Love. I have a photo of a Mountain Lion during daylight taken back in October 2013… The Parkway is protected federal land with…

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November 2013 Mountain Lions in Virginia Update

November 30, 2013

Latest Reports Terry writes: On Sunday night, November 3rd, what I thought was my neighbor’s golden retriever came bounding up the hill toward me. When it closed in to about 15 yards I think my large my dogs scared it and it disappeared up a tree. It was not a dog at all; I believe…

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