I saw this recently on KWCH TV – Where did it come from?: Wildlife experts provide insight into Wichita mountain lion sighting: https://www.kwch.com/2021/05/11/where-did-it-come-from-wildlife-experts-provide-insight-into-wichita-mountain-lion-sighting/. Longer article, but here are some basics. Thankfully, it’s not near my area. I have seen or smelled various other animals – skunks, opposums, raccoons, and smaller animals in my area.
WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) – It’s a story people across Wichita and beyond are talking about this week. The footage of a big cat sure looked like a mountain lion. And it didn’t take long for the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism to confirm the sighting in Wichita’s Riverside neighborhood.
“We just immediately started a conversation. Who do we need to call?” She said, “We need to call somebody, so he contacted Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism.”