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Three Young Mountain Lions Stuck, Killed By Vehicles; Experts Say It Highlights Risk To Big Cat Population

Posted on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 12:51am

An ongoing mountain lion study in the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation area is reporting some sad news.

Three mountain lion cubs have died in recent weeks, with all of them hit by vehicles

Researchers say it highlights the need to develop some safe crossing areas for wildlife to cross major highways in the region.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story.

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