In First, Mountain Lion P-55 Crosses Back Over 101 Freeway to Return to Santa Monica Mountains
About 2 1/2 months after he crossed the 101 Freeway for the first time, a young male mountain lion has successfully ventured over those 10 lanes of divided pavement a second time. The lion, known as P-55, is believed to have crossed the 101 Freeway last week, according to the National Park Service, which has been studying local cougars for 15 years.
Mountain lion roams school playground in Rapid City
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Teachers in Rapids City are paying extra attention during playground duty after a mountain lion was spotted outside an elementary school. It happened Monday morning at Grandview Elementary where two teachers saw the animal on...
Mountain lion debate just won't go away | New Hampshire
Mickaell Watts of Greenville said she started a Facebook page on reported mountain lion sightings in the area because she was seeing posts online and wanted to set up a central place for people to document their experiences.
Photo of ‘resurrected’ extinct Indonesian tiger is actually leopard, scientists say
A recent photo that sparked speculation that an Indonesian tiger species had come back from extinction most likely shows instead a rare, but certainly not extinct, Javan leopard (Panthera pardus melas), scientists say. The photo, taken by rangers at Ujung Kulon National Park at the western tip of the island of Java, showed a big …
SFA wildlife ecology professor thinks big cat photographed in Hemphill is a bobcat
A Hemphill woman created some debate when she posted a cell phone picture taken right in town of an animal that resembles a cougar. Amanda Perkins just finished her night shift at Hemphill Care C...
Another tiger cub found dead in Madhya Pradesh, toll reaches 19 - Times of India
BHOPAL: In a major setback to the Madhya Pradesh forest department, yet another tiger cub has been found dead inside Pench National Park in Seoni district taking toll of big cats to 19 in last 10 months.