Another mountain lion reportedly killed on freeway

Male P-78 found in north L.A. County

END OF LIFE—Collared with a GPS tracking device in 2019, puma P-78 was monitored by park service biologists for a full year as he traversed the Santa Monica and Santa Susana mountains. Courtesy NPSRare it seems is the mountain lion that dies of old age. If it’s not a lack of food, a fight with a rival cougar or a wildfire that gets them, it might be a deadly encounter with a car on one of the many roads that have carved up their natural habitat, or the rat poison they ingested when they eat tain...

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