Ted Williams's Blog Archive July, 2012

Cougar Photographed in Marquette County

CONTACT: Dr. Patrick Rusz OR Dennis Fijalkowski
Director of Wildlife Programs Executive Director
Michigan Wildlife Conservancy Michigan Wildlife Conservancy
(989) 865-6701
(517) 641-7677

BATH, Mich. – The Michigan Wildlife Conservancy (MWC), a non-profit organization based in Bath, near Lansing, recently confirmed the presence of a cougar in southern Marquette County. The cougar was photographed by a cased and padlocked trail camera on private property on June 1, 2012. The property owners will also share their information with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (MDNR) but do not wish to be publicly identified.