LAKE PLACID - Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) will present a special program, "PUMA: Coming to a backyard near you" at 8 p.m. Saturday at ADK's High Peaks Information Center, located at Heart Lake in Lake Placid.
This presentation is free and open to the public.
Bill Betty, a mountain lion lecturer from Rhode Island, will host a pesentation that covers all aspects of cougar behavior. Sport hunting, reproduction, pets, predation, and habituation will all be covered in detail.
He will also discuss the various theories that explain how cougars are reoccupying the Northeast. Betty is a very knowledgeable and fascinating speaker who has witnessed more than a dozen sightings of cougars in New England.
For more information, call 518-523-3441.