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Relentless persecution of the great cats, combined with the near extermination of deer by hunters and poachers and the denuding of vast tracts of land by loggers, drove eastern cougars to apparent extinction by the early 1900s, except for a remnant population in the swamps of southern Florida.
It employs a Genus MeV ion implanter, as well as Genus' BILLI (Buried Implanted Layer for Lateral Isolation) structure and improved bulk Cz wafer denuding techniques.
People harvesting timber and clearing the way for roads, cattle, and crops are denuding the forests, Forero says.