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Mountain lions fear humans, fleeing when they hear our voices, new study reveals


June 21, 2017

New research into the behavior of mountain lions indicates they don't like encountering humans any more than we like bumping into them on hiking trails. The findings are particularly valuable as human development encroaches on lion habitat and drives up the number of human-puma encounters. Full Story

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University of California, Santa Cruz

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