Nature in the News

City of Industry Dealing with Squirrel Infestation Without Harmful Rodenticides (Pasadena Star News)

Runner Survives Attack by Suffocating Mountain Lion (CBS News)

In the Wake of Wildfires Mountain Lions Have Found Themselves in a Transformed World (Los Angeles Times)

Trapping and Relocating Coyotes?  That's a really bad idea. (Los Angeles Times)

P-55, Mountain Lion That Crossed 101 Freeway Twice, Found Dead (Agoura Patch)

California Wants to Save Mountain Lions.  But First It Needs to Count Them. San Luis Obispo Tribune)

4 Baby Mountain Lions Found Near Santa Monica Mountains (Montrose Patch)

A Tale of Two Lions: P-41 and P-22 Underscore Challenges for Non-Human Urban Dwellers (KCET)

Mountain Lions Being Killed on Freeways - Researchers Have a Solution (Los Angeles Times)

Rat poison found in remains of mountain lion P-41, but cause of death still unknown (Los Angeles Times)

Mountain Lion Makes History By Crossing 101 Freeway Twice (Montrose Patch)

Photogenic Mountain Lion P-41 Found Dead in the Verdugo Mountains (Los Angeles Times)

Wildlife Zone Would Protect Animals (Camarillo Acorn)

California Hikers Record Stand Off With Mountain Lion (Washington Post)

Mountain Lion P-55 Crosses 101, 118 Freeway With All Nine Lives Intact! (Daily News)

How a Fear of Humans Affects California Mountain Lions (Los Angeles Times)

Puma Conservation Network Proposed Along the I-15 Freeway (Los Angeles Times)

A Week in the Life of P22 (Los Angeles Times)

Lions of Los Angeles (The New Yorker)

107 California Mountain Lions Killed by Cars this Year (Montrose Patch)

To help cougars cross busy 101 Freeway, Annenberg Foundation promises to match donations for bridge (LA Times)

To thrive, people need space to breathe, walk and play.  Vote yes on Measure A for parks. (LA Times)

Mountain lions likely to go extinct in Santa Monica Mountains in fifty years (

Mountain lions in Santa Monica Mountains face extinction, study says (LA Daily News)

Baby Skunk Season (Natural History Museum)

Wildlife Cameras Capture a Wide Array of Species (SF Gate)

P22 & P41, and the Future of LA's Mountain Lions (Los Angeles Times)

LA Seeks to Protect Wildlife Corridor in Santa Monica Mountains (Los Angeles Times)

How Wild Animals are Hacking Life in the City (National Geographic)

The Secret, Social Lives of Mountain Lions (NPR)

Mountain Lions of Los Angeles (60 Minutes)

Creek Restoration Sequesters Tons of Bad Gas

P22 Looking Healthy Again

Meet the Verdugo Mountains' very own mountain lion: P-41

Phantom of the Forest: Could the Cougar Again Haunt Eastern U.S. Woodlands?