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Mountain Lion Killed By Poachers Impacts Ongoing Research In Santa Monica Mountains

Posted on Wednesday, October 5, 2011 11:51am

Biologists are stunned by the recent deaths of two mountain lions in Ventura, and Los Angeles Counties they’ve been studying for years, including one killed by poachers.   KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports they were key parts of research on mountain lions living in the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area.

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Mountain Lion P15 photographed by surveillance camera (Courtesy National Park Service)

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