RESOURCES

Each organization provides an abundance of information on mountain lions in California and across the United States. Select any image to learn more about their study area, mission, and how you can help!

 

CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND WILDLIFE

  • How to live in lion country

  • What to do if you encounter a lion

MOUNTAIN LION FOUNDATION

  • A national nonprofit organization working all across the United States

  • Learn how to protect your domestic animals

UC DAVIS WILDLIFE HEALTH CENTER: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA PUMA PROJECT

  • Study area in the Santa Ana Mountains and the Eastern Peninsular Ranges in Southern California

  • Using GPS collars to track and document animal habits and movements


NATIONAL WILDLIFE FEDERATION: SAVE LA COUGARS

  • Campaigning to build a wildlife crossing over the 101 freeway at Liberty Canyon in Los Angeles County

NATIONAL PARK SERVICE: SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS

  • Study area in the Santa Monica Mountains in Los Angeles County

  • Working closely with NWF to build the wildlife overpass

INSTITUTE FOR WILDLIFE STUDIES

  • Study area in Modoc County in North Eastern California

  • A major contributor of footage for the CA Mountain Lion series


panthera

  • Working internationally to conduct research and communicating the puma’s role in ecosystems

FELIDAE CONSERVATION FUND: BAY AREA PUMA PROJECT

  • Study area in the San Francisco Bay Area in Northern California

SANTA CRUZ PUMA PROJECT

  • Study area in Santa Cruz in Central California


audubon canyon ranch: living with lions

  • Study area in Sonoma County in Northern California

  • Working with locals who have had a depredation to help education and provide alternatives to depredation permits