Jose Nuno, 17, and Alex Burgos, 18, were awarded a first-place prize of $500 in the second annual Bear Aware Youth Film Contest for their video, “Smarter Than The Average Bear”.
The lockdown on two La Cañada Flintridge schools was lifted Monday after a bear was captured and sedated in a nearby neighborhood.
An Altadena resident was unharmed Friday after she found a bear in the kitchen of her home near the foothills of the San Gabriel Valley.
A pod of killer whales created quite a stir this weekend when it was spotted off Newport Beach.
Officials are warning swimmers to be cautious after a great white shark sighting near the entrance of the Santa Barbara harbor.
Surfers spotted an approximately six-foot-long shark near Leadbetter Point around 5:20 p.m. Wednesday, Santa Barbara Waterfront officials said.
The third bear sighting in three days was reported in the foothills of the San Gabriel Valley on Wednesday.
A mother bear and a pair of cubs made appearances in the foothills of the San Gabriel Valley on Monday.
A portion of a popular San Diego-area beach was closed to the public on Monday after lifeguards spotted a shark swimming off the coast.
Residents were on edge Thursday morning after an enormous black bear was sighted overnight.
Wildlife officials and Burbank police have warned foothill area residents to be on the lookout for mountain lions following the latest sighting Monday.
Officials said the lack of natural resources in the burn areas is likely forcing the animals to hunt for food in the foothill communities.