Look Out Malibu, There’s A New Mountain Lion In Town

MALIBU, CA — The National Park Service tagged a new mountain lion on Sept. 8 as part of their program to track and study mountain lions in the Santa Monica Mountains.

P-99 is a female two or three year old mountain lion found in the western Santa Monica mountains. She will be one of 13 being tracked with a GPS collar currently, though she is the 99th caught and studied by the service. https://www.w3.org/1999/xlink”…”> stroke=”none” stroke-width=”1″ fill=”none” fill-rule=”evenodd”> View this post on Instagram A post shared by Santa Monica Mountains (@santamonicamountainsnps)

Community members often follow these mountain lions throughout their lives, and many have shown excitement on social media about the new lion’s identification.