Oct, 29, 2012Cougar photo from Morgan County, Illinois verified by IDNR
Yesterday around 2 p.m. I was contacted by a Facebook friend who stated that a friend of his from Central Illinois had obtained a photo of a cougar on a gamecam. Â Later on in the evening I was contacted by another friend from Jacksonville, Illinois concerning the same photo.
This is only the fourth confirmed cougar in Illinois. Links to Â the other three cougar incidents can be found in this article.