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Biologists Studying Bobcats Interaction With Urban Habitat In Ventura, Los Angeles Counties

Posted on Friday, February 1, 2013 10:00am

They’re small, spotted cats found through most of North America. In Southern California, they’re sometimes mistaken for mountain lions.

Experts say there are hundreds of bobcats in the Santa Monica Mountains-Eastern Ventura County corridor alone.

Researchers who’ve been trying to learn more about the relatively common, yet still mysterious cats say they’ve just caught their 300th bobcat as part of a two decade old research study.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story.

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