Santa Monica Mountains

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Young Mountain Lion Struck, Killed On Interstate 5 Near Castaic

A young mountain lion was struck and killed by a vehicle on Interstate 5 near Castaic, officials said Thursday.

08/13/2015

P-44. (credit: National Park Service)

2 New Mountain Lion Kittens Found By National Park Service Researchers

Biologists have tracked down two new mountain lion kittens, one in the Santa Monica Mountains and another in the Santa Susana Mountains.

08/04/2015

Meet P-41, the new big kitty in town. (credit: National Park Service)

Look Out, P-22! There’s A New Big Kitty In The City

They’re calling the adult cougar P-41.

05/29/2015

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Mountain Lion P-22 Came From Santa Monica Mountains, Park Officials Believe

A well-known mountain lion that was trapped beneath a Los Feliz home is believed to be the only large carnivore worldwide living in a mega-city, according to national park officials.

04/14/2015

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Mystery Solved: Video Shows How Piano Ended Up Atop Santa Monica Mountains

A piano abandoned atop the Santa Monica Mountains was a musical mystery – until now.

03/27/2015

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Mountain Lion Successfully Crosses 101 Freeway From Santa Monica Mountains

Researchers reported Friday that a female mountain lion successfully crossed over the 101 Freeway from the Santa Monica Mountains.

03/20/2015

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Sunday Showers Offer Preview Of Tuesday’s Storm

Showery weather affecting portions of the Southland on Sunday is a precursor of heavier rains expected in the region on Tuesday.

11/30/2014

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Santa Ana Winds Will Bring Wildfire Threat On Sunday

Strong to damaging winds are expected throughout much of the Southland on Sunday, and will bring with them an increased threat for wildfires.

11/15/2014

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Winemakers Fighting To Stop Ban On New Malibu Wineries

Winemakers in Malibu are fighting to stop a ban on new vineyards in the area.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/20/2014

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The War On Drugs In Our Backyards? Rangers Warn Marijuana Cultivation A Growing Problem In SoCal

KCAL9’s Rachel Kim takes us inside the war on drugs that’s playing out in backyards and on public land across Southern California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/19/2014

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Remote Camera Captures 10-Month-Old Mountain Lion Kittens Feeding

Two 10-month-old mountain lion kittens appear healthy after a remote camera operated by the National Park Service in the Santa Monica Mountains captured them enjoying a meal of mule deer recently.

02/26/2014

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3 Mountain Lion Kittens Fatally Struck By Vehicles In January

Wildlife experts are calling for state officials to take action after three local mountain lion kittens were fatally struck by vehicles in recent weeks.

02/11/2014

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LA Firefighters Rescue Pair Of Hikers In Santa Monica Mountains

Los Angeles firefighters have plucked a pair of hikers from the San Monica Mountains and flown them to safety after one stumbled and slid several feet down the mountainside.

09/28/2013

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Only On CBS2: Cyclist Comes Face-To-Face With Mountain Lion

A cyclist came face-to-face with a mountain lion Sunday on Mullholland Highway.

08/29/2013

Firefighters are attacking a brush fire in Rustic Canyon by air and ground. (credit: CBS)

Brush Fire Erupts In Rustic Canyon Area

Firefighters are battling a brush fire along Rustic Canyon Road on the Westside.

09/15/2012

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