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Another sighting: Mountain lion in Scarborough? Or just a bobcat?

Earlier this week, I shared a series of trail camera photos that may have shown a mountain lion in North Waldoboro. Those photos may also have shown something else … like a bobcat. As we suspected, BDN readers would pay close attention to the photos, even though they were difficult to decipher. Thousands of you […]

Mountain lion in Maine? You be the judge

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Mainers love a good mountain lion mystery. Fact is, many folks will tell you there’s no mystery at all: They believe — “know” is the word they’ll use — that mountain lions walk among us. Experts have softened their stance on the existence of the big cats over the years, and after a cougar walked […]

Mountain lion in Harmony, Maine? Not quite

Among the things that make a Maine outdoors editor’s heart beat faster: When another editor sends a link to a clear photo of a mountain lion … and the caption says, “On a game cam in Harmony, Maine.” That was the case on Thursday, and as the newsroom bustled around me, I started checking out […]