Mountain Lion http://www.nhm.org/nature/taxonomy/term/664/all en Twelve Days of Los Angeles Nature: 2013 http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/twelve-days-los-angeles-nature-2013 <p>Let&#39;s celebrate another year of L.A.&#39;s AMAZING BIODIVERSITY. The benevolent blogger that I am, here are your gifts:</p> <p>Twelve&nbsp;<a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/rattlesnakes-los-angeles-times" target="_blank">Rattlers</a> Rattling</p> <p><img alt="" src="/nature/sites/default/files/images/blog/12_rattlesnakes_rattling.jpg" /><br /> Eleven <a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/natures-tiniest-potters" target="_blank">Potter Wasps</a>&nbsp;Piping</p> <p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/twelve-days-los-angeles-nature-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/twelve-days-los-angeles-nature-2013#comments 12 days of christmas ant decapitating flies avocado California newts dragonflies glowworms gray fox green anole LA River lizard Los Angeles mexican amberwing Mountain Lion Opossum P-22 planarians potter wasps Praying mantis rattlesnakes urban nature Blog Tue, 24 Dec 2013 00:08:19 +0000 Lila Higgins 831 at http://www.nhm.org/nature Los Angeles Meet Hollywood the Mountain Lion http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/los-angeles-meet-hollywood-mountain-lion <p>Check out this&nbsp;never before seen image of our now famous&nbsp;Griffith&nbsp;Park mountain lion, <em>Puma concolor, </em>referred to by scientists as P-22.</p> <p><img alt="" src="/nature/sites/default/files/images/blog/Hollywood%20the%20mountainlion.jpg" /></p> <p>P-22 (aka Hollywood) caught on camera by L.A.&nbsp;City Park Ranger Adam Dedeaux</p> <p>Here&#39;s what Miguel Orde&ntilde;ana, a field biologist and colleague of mine here at the Museum has to say about P-22:</p> <p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/los-angeles-meet-hollywood-mountain-lion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/los-angeles-meet-hollywood-mountain-lion#comments Griffith Park Griffith Park Connectivity Study Hollywood the Mountain Lion Mountain Lion P-22 Puma concolor Blog Fri, 16 Aug 2013 00:42:06 +0000 Lila Higgins 816 at http://www.nhm.org/nature