Tag: Santa Monica mountains

Lion Cubs Found In SM Mountains

SANTA MONICA—A litter of mountain lion cubs were found in a remote area of the Santa Monica Mountains. The four lion cubs are suspected...

Body Found Near Santa Monica Mountains

MALIBU—Officials from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department responded to a call of a decomposing body that was found on the side of the...

Hiker Dies In Santa Monica Mountains

PACIFIC PALISADES—A man was hiking the Santa Monica Mountains when he collapsed and died on Sunday, June 24. The hiker has been identified as John...

Mountain Lion P-23 Found Dead On Road

MALIBU—P-23, a female mountain lion that has been researched and observed by the National Park Service for years, was found dead on the side...

Mountain Lion, Known As P-41, Found Dead

MALIBU—The mountain lion, P-41, known as the “Celebrity Puma” of the Santa Monica mountains, was found dead in his natural habitat of wildlife and...

Mountain Lion P-55 Makes History Crossing 101 Freeway Twice

SANTA MONICA—A 2-year-old mountain lion, known as P-55, made history last week when he successfully crossed the 101 Ventura freeway for the second time. On...

Red Flag Fire Warning For Santa Monica Mountains

MALIBU—A red flag fire warning has been announced for the Santa Monica Mountains. The warning is scheduled to last from Friday, October 13 to...

Man Injured During Hike In Pacific Palisades

PACIFIC PALISADES—A man was seriously injured after falling in remote terrain during a hike through the Santa Monica Mountains in Pacific Palisades on Saturday,...

Santa Monica Park Rangers Search For Promposal Vandal

SANTA MONICA—Santa Monica park rangers are searching for a vandal who wrote "Prom?" on a rock near Sandstone Peak on May 25. Santa Monica Mountain...

U2’s The Edge To Move Forward With $79 Million Development

MALIBU—On Friday, April 21, Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge James Chalfant ruled against a Sierra Club petition preventing developers from breaking ground on...

Newborn Mountain Lion Faces Uphill Battle

SANTA MONICA—Researchers from the National Park Service announced on Tuesday, April 4, that Santa Monica has a new resident – a four-week-old mountain lion officials...

Kill Order In Effect For Santa Monica Mountain Lion

MALIBU—Officials announced a kill order in effect for a Santa Monica mountain lion nicknamed P-45 on Monday, November 28. The California Department of Fishing and Wildlife...

Griffith Park Celebrates ‘P-22 Day’

GRIFFITH PARK—The National Wildlife Federation is encouraging animal and wildlife lovers to join them in a day-long celebration for Los Angeles’ most famous feline...

Mountain Lion Kills Alpacas In Santa Monica Mountains

MALIBU—Several alpacas living amongst the Santa Monica Mountains were killed by a mountain lion (cougar) nicknamed P45 last week, according to the National Parks...

Rare Black Bear Sighting In Santa Monica Mountains

MALIBU—Researchers have found evidence of a black bear in the Santa Monica Mountains. It is a rare occurrence, being that southern Los Angeles hasn’t...

Size Of Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area Increasing

SANTA MONICA—Congress members for the state of California have presented a bill that will double the size of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation...

Mountain Lions Found Dead In Santa Monica Mountains

SANTA MONICA—On Friday, October 9, it was announced that three mountain lions had been found dead in the Santa Monica Mountains over the last...

Topanga Canyon Docents Hold Fall Training

TOPANGA CANYON—The Topanga Canyon Docents (TCD) 2015 Fall Training Program will hold seven classroom training sessions beginning September 12. The annual education program, which has...

Mountain Lion Killed Crossing Freeway

GRIFFITH PARK–On Thursday, August 13, National Park Services reported the death of a mountain lion, who was hit by a car while attempting to...

Possible Extension On Malibu Vineyards Ban

MALIBU—Owners of the vineyards in Malibu are at odds with Los Angeles County supervisors due to a possible six month extension of their previously established...
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