Journal archives for February 2019

February 05, 2019

Community Alert: Large Mountain Lion Sighting in Apple Valley Neighborhood.

Residents in an Apple Valley neighborhood were alerted to a mountain lion spotted in the area of Kiowa and Tussing Ranch Roads on the night of Feb. 3.

https://www.vvng.com/community-alert-large-mountain-lion-sighting-in-apple-valley-neighborhood/

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Wildlife officials rescue stranded dolphin at Baker Beach.

A rescue crew worked to save a stranded dolphin at Baker Beach in San Francisco.

https://abc7news.com/pets-animals/wildlife-officials-rescue-stranded-dolphin-at-baker-beach/5120822/

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February 16, 2019

Sex, birth, death and battles royal: The greatest show in California is on the Central Coast.

If you’ve driven Highway 1 near San Simeon in the past few years, chances are you’ve noticed the extraordinary northern elephant seal colony at Piedras Blancas Beach.

https://www.latimes.com/local/abcarian/la-me-abcarian-seals-20190215-story.html

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February 24, 2019

California could be held liable for whale entanglements.

There were at least 45 confirmed whale entanglements in 2018 according to NOAA. A pending lawsuit by the Center for Biological Diversity could see the state Department of Fish and Wildlife liable for the entanglements.

https://www.mercurynews.com/2019/02/24/california-could-be-held-liable-for-whale-entanglements/

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February 20, 2019

Gray whale migration is centerpiece to Dana Point’s 48th annual Festival of Whales.

Dana Point is home to the world’s first and longest-running annual whale festival. The festival is the city’s signature event.

https://www.ocregister.com/2019/02/19/gray-whale-migration-is-centerpiece-to-dana-points-48th-annual-festival-of-whales/

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Gray whale migration is centerpiece to Dana Point’s 48th annual Festival of Whales.

Dana Point is home to the world’s first and longest-running annual whale festival. The festival is the city’s signature event.

https://www.ocregister.com/2019/02/19/gray-whale-migration-is-centerpiece-to-dana-points-48th-annual-festival-of-whales/

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February 17, 2019

Firefighters, Fish & Wildlife Officials Rescue Very Large Cat From Tree in Hesperia.

Firefighters and wildlife officials teamed up to rescue a young mountain lion that became stuck in a tree in Hesperia on Saturday afternoon, authorities said.

https://ktla.com/2019/02/16/firefighters-fish-wildlife-officials-rescue-very-large-car-from-tree-in-hesperia/

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February 02, 2019

Flying Squirrels Glow Fluorescent Pink Under Ultraviolet Light.

The bubblegum pink coloring could help New World flying squirrels navigate, communicate or blend into their environments.

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/flying-squirrels-glow-fluorescent-pink-under-ultraviolet-light-180971397/

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February 06, 2019

79 Tule Elk Moved By Helicopter In Stunning Relocation.

A native California species once believed extinct, a single Tule Elk herd was located in the late 1800s. The species has been carefully brought back to strength. It is now up to 6000 elk in 22 herds.

https://sacramento.cbslocal.com/2019/02/05/tule-elk-relocation/

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February 21, 2019

An unsettling sight: Someone strung dead coyotes along a fence near Oakdale.

“Coyotes are a non-game mammal so there is no season or limit on them; any person with a hunting license with legal access to a property can hunt coyotes,” Foy said.

https://www.modbee.com/news/article226478935.html

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