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Mountain Lions Sighted at Local Natural Areas
Mountain lions have been sighted at several Fort Collins natural areas. Like all wildlife, mountain lions are a natural part of the ecosystem, and humans need to take certain precautions around them. Rangers post mountain lion sightings signs when there are recent sightings in natural areas. If you see a mountain lion, please call the Colorado Parks and Wildlife's Fort Collins Office, 970-472-4300 (317 West Prospect Road).

At Which Natural Areas Might I See a Mountain Lion?

There are several Fort Collins natural areas where you may encounter mountain lions:

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is responsible for managing, conserving and protecting most wildlife. To learn more about mountain lions, read Colorado Parks and Wildlife's Living with Wildlife in Mountain Lion Country

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