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Wildlife

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California Bill That Would End Orca Shows Stalls

The bill’s author, Democrat Richard Bloom of Santa Monica, agreed during the bill’s first hearing before the water, parks and wildlife committee to revisit his proposal after further study.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2014

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Drought, Warm Temps May Be To Blame For Rise In Coyote Attacks, Sightings

The drought and the unseasonable warm weather in California may be to blame for an increase in coyote attacks and sightings in Riverside.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/14/2014

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Mountain Lion Death Renews Calls For Wildlife Corridor Across 101 Freeway

Environmental activists and wildlife experts renewed calls Wednesday for a wildlife corridor under the 101 Freeway in Agoura Hills after a young mountain lion was struck and killed.

11/06/2013

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Army Corp Of Engineers Release Plans To Restore LA River Habitat

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released four different proposals Friday to restore the natural habitat of the Los Angeles River.

09/13/2013

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‘NCIS’ Star Pauley Perrette Discusses LA Zoo’s 43rd Annual Beastly Ball Fundraiser!

“NCIS” Actress Pauley Perrette stopped by KCAL9 Friday to discuss the Tom Mankiewicz Leadership Award, which she will receive at the 43rd Annual Beastly Ball Fundraiser this weekend!

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/14/2013

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve

Coyotes call it home, as well as bobcats, birds, snakes and a lot more.

01/25/2013

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Bears Ransacking Homes, Stores For Food Amid Record Drought, Heat

The summer heat has forced more bears into foothill communities and backyard pools to beat the heat and find some food.

08/09/2012

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3 Men Found Growing Pot In Hidden Shack At Tujunga Wildlife Park

A Sun Valley man was in custody on Tuesday after deputies uncovered a marijuana-growing operation hidden right on public land.

07/17/2012

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Foothill Wildlife

Mountain lions and bears, oh my: it’s life as most residents know it in the foothills of the San Gabriel Valley.

06/01/2012

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Feds Charge 12 In Attempted Sales Of Protected Animals

A dozen people were charged with violating wildlife laws by allegedly trying to sell a live piranha, other endangered or protected fish, birds and items such as a polar bear pelt and sea turtle boots, federal prosecutors announced Friday.

01/06/2012

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Crews Clean Up Oil Spill In Long Beach Harbor

Crews are cleaning up 700 gallons of oil after it was spilled into Long Beach harbor.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/22/2011