Whiteside County http://wuis.org en Cougar Under The Corn Crib: DNR Says Landowners Called The Shots http://wuis.org/post/cougar-under-corn-crib-dnr-says-landowners-called-shots <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dept. of Natural Resources employees have discussed adding cougars to the list of protected species in Illinois.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">But in a phone interview with WUIS, IDNR&nbsp;spokesman Tim Schweizer&nbsp;said currently "it’s</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> up to the landowner” to decide whether a potentially threatening animal should be put down. &nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 19:07:24 +0000 Peter Gray 13492 at http://wuis.org Cougar Under The Corn Crib: DNR Says Landowners Called The Shots