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Cougars eat moose, elk, deer, caribou, smaller mammals and fish. For the most part, an adult cougar has no natural enemies. However, they occasionally compete with other predators such as bears and wolves for food.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cougar

The cougar (Puma concolor), also commonly known as the mountain lion, puma, panther, ..... As with any predator at or near the top of its food chain, the cougar impacts the population of prey species. Predation by cougars has been linked to  ...

www.animalfactguide.com/animal-facts/cougar

Cougar For the most part, the cougar has no natural enemies and sits atop the food chain. However, they occasionally compete with other predators such as ...

wdfw.wa.gov/living/cougars.html

A cougar's strength and powerful jaws allow it to take down and drag prey larger ... Keep your camp clean and store food and garbage in double plastic bags. .... Although costly and not 100 percent effective, a chain-link or heavy woven wire ...

www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/c/cougar

Meet a big cat of many names. Learn why cougars were eliminated from much of their range and how they may come back.

www.world-builders.org/lessons/less/biomes/deciduous/decweb.html

The top predator (tertiary consumers), the cougar, preys on deer and smaller ... This food chain has four trophic levels: primary producers (plants), primary ...

endangeredspeciesbiomesprojects.wikispaces.com/cougar

Cougars can also climb and leap over 6 m After killing a large animal, a cougar ... The tertiary is the cougar which eats the deer and is on top of the food chain.

www.youthforwildlife.com/cougars.html

Despite their prolific hunting profile, cougars are not at the top of the food chain in many of their ecosystems. Because they face stiff competition from bears, ...

icwdm.org/Publications/pdf/Cougar/USDAlivingwithcougars.pdf

on average a cougar will eat a deer a week. • Cougars are an important predator in the food chain. • Cougars are a big game animal and are a challenge to hunt.

wildcatconservation.org/wild-cats/north-america/cougar

As one of the top predators in the food chain, the Cougar has been persecuted unmercifully by man. A combination of guns, poisons, snares, traps, and hunting  ...