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Helicopter Crew Uses Aircraft To Chase Mountain Lion Away From Hiker

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A hiker who was being stalked by a mountain lion and made a "frantic" 911 call got help from a California Highway Patrol helicopter crew who managed to chase the animal away by making a low pass over the area. (www.aero-news.net) More...

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joelwiley
joel wiley 1
Calif cougars are constituionally protected, whish has led to increasingly frequent sightings and incidents. A bit more deail on recent sightings and why here....
http://www.sfgate.com/default/article/Lions-are-hungry-and-all-are-at-risk-4303621.php

and

http://www.sacbee.com/2013/02/20/5202252/california-warden-kills-stalking.html
thenamesIAN
Ian Smith 1
God, I love helicopters.
joelwiley
joel wiley 1
Dustoff, dustoff, tactical urgent. . . .