santa monica mountains

Rebekah Sager
October 08, 2019 - 10:55 am
Two mountain lions were found dead in the Santa Monica Mountains, one a healthy six-year-old male (P-30) and the other was (P-53). The cause of death is determined to be anticoagulant rodenticide poisoning, say the National Park Service biologists. Biologists hiked to Topanga State Park on...
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Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area
KNX 1070
September 04, 2019 - 12:03 pm
According to Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area Ranger Ana Beatriz, mountain lion P-65 is making history as the second radio-collared female mountain lion to cross the 101 Freeway. Moving northward into the Simi Hills, during the National Park Service’s 17-year-old study of these large...
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Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area Twitter
Ameera Butt
June 26, 2019 - 9:48 am
They're a cute pair of golden eagle chicks and they've made their home in the western Santa Monica Mountains. That's the announcement Wednesday by the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, who said the last time a nest was confirmed was in the 1980s near Lobo Canyon. The two chicks, a...
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Getty/Anita Elder Design
May 22, 2019 - 12:50 pm
(KNX 1070) - There's been an alarming spike in bobcat deaths in SoCal. In the past 3 mos, our biologists have been made aware of 6 bobcats - incl a collared male & a female who was later discovered to be lactating - who have been struck & killed by cars in the #SantaMonicaMountains . --...
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March 20, 2019 - 9:12 am
Newly published research indicates there's an almost one-in-four chance the mountain lions living in the Santa Monica and Santa Ana mountains could become extinct in those areas within 50 years as a result of urban encroachment, inbreeding, vehicle strikes, rat poison and wildfire, it was reported...
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Margaret Carrero
September 04, 2018 - 4:28 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Four mountain lion cubs have been discovered in the Santa Monica Mountains. Kate Kuykendall with the National Park Service says this latest case underscores the need for improved crossing over the 101 freeway in the Agoura Hills area. The two males and two females are likely the...
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