wildlife

Elk viewing season

Elk viewing season is here: 4 places to see elk in Oregon this fall (Oregonian, 10/6/18)

Jewell Meadows Wildlife Area: visitors guide [PDF] (2006) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Elkhorn Wildlife Area: wildlife viewing guide [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Deer and elk [PDF] (2013) Oregon Forest Resources Institute

Cougars in Oregon

Oregon’s first fatal cougar attack in the wild claims hiker near Mount Hood (Statesman Journal, 9/11/2018)

Oregon’s First-Ever Fatal Cougar Attack In the Wild Kills Woman Hiking In Mt. Hood National Forest (Willamette Week, 9/11/2018)

Missing Gresham woman killed by cougar (Portland Tribune, 9/11/2018)

Hiker killed by cougar, first in Oregon (Mail Tribune, 9/11/2018)

Oregon is cougar country: guidelines for living with cougars (2017) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Oregon cougar management plan (2017) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife