Wildlife Reporting

Among the large animals you might see in Missouri are black bears, coyotes, feral hogs and mountain lions. Use this section to learn more about them and to report sightings.

Bear Reports

Although black bears are native to Missouri, they were nearly wiped out during settlement. Now they're making a comeback. Use this section to follow our black bear research project, report bear sightings, camp safely in bear country, and control nuisance bears.

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Mountain Lion Reports

Learn about the history of mountain lions in Missouri, track confirmed reports, and report sightings.

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