Mating Season For Tarantulas Commences At Joshua Tree National ParkHikers be warned – the National Park Service says it’s now tarantula mating season.
National Park Service Celebrates Centennial With Waived Entrance FeesGet a much-needed dose of nature this weekend at any of the four federally-protected green spaces within driving distance of Los Angeles in honor of the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary.
Bear Captured By Research Cameras In Malibu Creek State ParkNational Park Service cameras have recently captured images of a black bear in Malibu Creek State Park in the Santa Monica Mountains, which hasn’t had a resident bear population since the 1800s.
Researchers Find 2 Litters Of 5 Mountain Lion Kittens In Santa Susana MountainsNational Park Service researchers have found a "kitten caboodle" – two, actually – in the Santa Susana Mountains.
Uninhabited San Miguel Island Reopening To Visitors, CampersAn uninhabited island with pristine beaches and trails is opening again, just 50 miles off the coast of Ventura.
Citizen Scientists Wanted For Coyote Scat Collection ProjectThe National Park Service is recruiting for people willing to collect coyote droppings.
3-Legged Bobcat, Her 1-Eared Kitten Tracked In Santa Monica MountainsA bobcat with three legs and whose kitten is missing an ear is living and thriving in the Santa Monica Mountains, according to the National Park Service.
Coyote Tracked By Researchers Drowns In Lake At MacArthur ParkA coyote researchers were tracking to see how the animals live in extremely urbanized areas has drowned in a popular Los Angeles park.
2 Mountain Lion Kittens Born In Santa Monica MountainsDNA testing is underway to identify who the father of the new litter is.
Young Mountain Lion Struck, Killed On Interstate 5 Near CastaicA young mountain lion was struck and killed by a vehicle on Interstate 5 near Castaic, officials said Thursday.
Researchers: 2 Coyotes Found To Be Living In Westlake, Silver LakeTwo coyotes who have taken up residence near the heart of downtown Los Angeles are being tracked and studied by National Park Service researchers.
2 New Mountain Lion Kittens Found By National Park Service ResearchersBiologists have tracked down two new mountain lion kittens, one in the Santa Monica Mountains and another in the Santa Susana Mountains.

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