Mountain lion seen near Long Marine Laboratory
By Tim Stephens
A mountain lion was seen last week near UCSC's Long Marine
Laboratory, serving as a reminder that the UCSC campus is situated
in mountain lion habitat, and the big cats are occasionally
sighted on campus.
Mountain lion safety tips are available here: www2.ucsc.edu/police/liondoc1.html
Additional information about California mountain lions is available
from the state Department of Fish and Game at: www.dfg.ca.gov/lion/index.html
The mountain lion seen last week was observed outside the National
Marine Fisheries Service Santa Cruz Laboratory (NOAA Fisheries).
Witnesses included a group of about 30 people taking part in
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