A mountain lion that was trapped for hours in the Branciforte Creek aqueduct near downtown Santa Cruz was tranquilized and rescued Thursday afternoon.
San Mateo County authorities were investigating a report of a mountain lion sighting near San Carlos’ Arguello Park on Wednesday night.
A mountain lion was spotted on a rural roadway in Portola Valley early Saturday morning.
Less than two months after state game wardens fatally shot two mountain lion cubs in Half Moon Bay, environmentalists, politicians and the public are pushing for the California Department of Fish and Wildlife to develop new standards for handling cougars that come into contact with humans.
A mountain lion was spotted in Portola Valley on Monday evening, San Mateo County emergency officials said.
The California Department of Fish and Game said a pair of mountain lion cubs shot by wardens in the backyard of a Half Moon Bay home were about four months old and could not have survived in the wild.
A mountain lion was spotted on a residential street in Woodside early Monday morning, San Mateo County emergency officials said.
Wildlife advocates criticized a decision by California wardens to shoot a pair of mountain lion cubs in the backyard of a home near downtown Half Moon Bay.
Two young mountain lions were shot and killed by game wardens in Half Moon Bay on Saturday afternoon, a California Department of Fish and Game spokeswoman confirmed Tuesday.
A mountain lion was seen in an unincorporated neighborhood near Redwood City on Wednesday night, San Mateo County emergency officials said.