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Mattole Trip Part 8: Of Research Questions and Tanoaks

We now come to part eight of the retelling of my introduction to social science field work in the Mattole watershed. To read parts one – seven, search for ‘Mattole’ in the search bar to the right. 548 more words

Reflections

2 Mountain Lions Spotted In Woodside Area

WOODSIDE (CBS SF) – A Woodside resident saw two mountain lions enter a creek area behind their property Tuesday morning, according to San Mateo County officials. 145 more words

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Colorado predator control decision sparks controversy

This undated photo shows a mountain lion resting in a tree somewhere in Colorado. Image courtesy Colorado Parks & Wildlife.

The  Colorado commission responsible for management of wildlife decided Dec. 420 more words

Wildlife

The Cat that Changed America

P-22 the most famous mountain lion in the world is a both a celebrity and messenger. So far he has managed to: survive the deadly traffic of Los Angeles; stealthily navigate the cities massive urban sprawl taking up residence in an area that represents 3% of a normal size home range for a mountain lion; and, recover from a potentially life-threatening case of rodenticide poisoning. 1,797 more words

Cougars/Mountain Lions

Another mountain lion killed on a southern California freeway

The National Park Service has confirmed that mountain lion P-39 was struck and killed on the 118 near Chatsworth.

I spoke with Kate Kuykendall, a spokesperson with the National Park Service, who told me that only the damaged GPS tracking collar has been found, but they have been informed that the remains were taken to the sanitation district and disposed of nearly two weeks ago. 166 more words

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License To Kill P-45 Has Animal Rights Advocates In An Uproar

AGOURA HILLS (CBSLA.com) — Animal rights advocates didn’t hold back Wednesday night after learning the Department of Fish and Wildlife recently issued a 10-day permit to allow ranchers in the Santa Monica Mountains to shoot and kill the lion known as P-45. 244 more words

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Mountain lions

The mountain lion is referred to in many different ways: cougar, puma, panther, catamount, mountain screamer, painter, and dozens of others. In fact it holds the Guinness record for the animal with the greatest number of names. 568 more words

Catamount