ACR mountain lion researcher Quinton Martins and veterinarian Winston Vickers were invited by WildFutures to share their work and insights in a webinar setting. They discussed the threats these animals face as a result of human population growth, habitat loss and fragmentation, effects of fire, and conflicts with livestock and pets.
The complete webinar, including audience questions, is included in this video file:
The Wildlife Webinar Series, hosted by WildFutures, includes the live presentations, recorded archives, pre-webinar interviews, and follow-up Q&A's, all on our website. The Free Webinar Series is just one way we help raise awareness about new research, the important ecological role mountain lions play, innovative ways we are learning to coexist, and the need for protecting these remarkable species.
Other guests featured by WildFutures include:
Ecology, Behavior, and Conservation of Mountain Lions around Los Angeles, Seth P.D. Riley, PhD
Agency Use of Karelian Bear Dogs for Carnivore Conservation and Management, Rich Beausoleil
Mountain Lion Kittens: Trials, Triumphs & Tragedies, Dr. Mark Elbroch
Heart of a Lion, William Stolzenburg