How can a wild animal like a mountain lion be better for our health? We have all heard about the web of life, how all things are connected, and that there is a natural balance within an ecosystem. Pumas show us how removing part of that system shifts that balance and creates a system that is more detrimental to us people. Read full report.
The recent attack on goats and sheep by a mountain lion near Lakeside County Park has more than a few people concerned about their safety. A few weeks prior to the attack a lion was spotted by a man who was walking his dog near the dog park at the county park. Lions also have been seen in the State Park. A few years ago a lion was spotted at the Kmart parking lot in Lakeport. Read full report.
Murderous family feuds, car accidents, accidental poisoning—it’s just another day in sunny California for the mountain lions of Malibu. Read full report.
Isolated Santa Monica Mountain lions trapped by the 101 Freeway and urban development could die out from inbreeding without a freeway crossing or the introduction of new lions, according to a report released Thursday. Read full report.
Caltrans will build a $2 million bridge spanning the 101 Freeway allowing mountain lions and other wild animals access across the busy roadway. Read full report.
EARLIER this year, a police raid on a house party in Leizhou, Guangdong Province, in southern China, revealed a decadent diversion apparently popular among some of China’s elite: watching a tiger being slaughtered and butchered, then gorging on meat that’s considered an exotic delicacy. Read full report.
Officers sedated and captured a mountain lion that wandered deep into the heart of the city late Saturday night. Read full report.
Los Angeles' Griffith Park is home to an abundance of wildlife, but a mountain lion known as P-22 is arguably its most well-known four-legged resident. But reports this spring that P-22 became ill from exposure to rodenticides has heightened concerns about the use of the poisons in the state. Read full report.
Hidden in the marshes and mountains of southwestern Europe’s Iberian Peninsula, the last Iberian lynx may be quietly padding into history. Read full report.
Endangered Florida panther numbers are on the rise, state officials announced in a meetingWednesday, a good sign that conservation efforts are making progress. Read full report.
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