More mountain lions are turning up in urban areas around the San Francisco Bay, and researchers are trying to catch and track the animals. The SHOCKING footage shows the moment a mountain lion sat and watched a child riding a bike in front of a Bay Area home. Wildlife officials said around 9:45 a.m., the little girl was walking with her friends and family when the big cat came out of nowhere and grabbed her leg. The attack happened Sunday morning about a mile from the entrance. SF rents down almost 25% since start of pandemic, Rare Pokémon card could sell for record-breaking $500K in auction, Oreo releases new Lady Gaga-themed cookies, 2 Warriors players test positive for COVID-19, Pac-12 moves game to Oregon after Santa Clara County sports ban, COVID health order impacts professional, collegiate sports, 49ers to host next home games out-of-state, Rob Black’s Winners & Losers: Stocks jump with new month, Rob Black’s Winners & Losers: Steph Curry partners with Under Armour, Rob Black’s Winners & Losers: Home prices soar, KRON4 Morning Buzz: Historic all-Black officiating crew, KRON4 Salutes Integrated Healthcare Innovation, First Responders of the California Wildfires, House Committee presses Secretary Mnuchin and Federal Reserve Chair Powell on COVID-19 relief, Coronavirus in the Bay Area: Confirmed cases surpass 153,200, San Francisco could announce stricter limits soon, Couple with coronavirus boarded SFO flight to Hawaii, arrested, Santa Clara County submits COVID vaccine plan, SF official on leave amid husband’s involvement in corruption scandal. A California father didn't hesitate Monday when a mountain lion scooped up his son from a hiking trail at the California wilderness area 50 miles southeast of Los Angeles. Thousands of people hoping to hike at Rancho San Antonio during the President's Day holiday were turned away Monday after a mountain lion attacked a 6-year-old girl over the weekend. A mountain lion attacked a 3-year-old child Monday, January 20, in the afternoon at Whiting Ranch park in Lake Forest. Indoor programs at various recreation centers including Oakland Parks, Recreation & Youth Development (OPYRD). This is a list of named summits in the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area that are more than 1,000 feet (305 m) above sea level. A mountain lion that attacked a 6-year-old girl Sunday at Rancho San Antonio Preserve in Santa Clara County has been captured and euthanized, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife said Thursday. She suffered minor injuries and is recovering, CDFW said. "We will immobilize the cat and put it in a large trap so it come to it. “Fortunately one of the adults reacted quickly and punched the lion in the side and it immediately let go and so the injuries were very very minor,” Todd Tognazzini said. SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KRON) -- San Francisco City Administrator Naomi Kelly announced Wednesday she is taking a leave from her role in City Government after her husband was charged with wire fraud in the widening San Francisco City Hall corruption scandal. The attack site is about 5 miles from the Pacific Crest Trail north of Mount Laguna. The last attack on a human being in the San Francisco Bay Area was in 1909, and that attack involved a rabid mountain lion that attacked a mother and her daughter, who both survived the attack but then died from rabies. He said the adult reacted exactly as you should when facing off with a mountain lion. © 1998 - 2020 Nexstar Inc. | All Rights Reserved. Bay Curious is a … San Diego attack the latest in a long string of dust-ups between Californians, mountain lions Map shows incidents around the Bay Area and beyond A mountain lion runs across a … HILLSBOROUGH, Calif. -- … I hike practically every weekend throughout the Bay Area (South Bay and Peninsula, specifically) but have yet to come across one. Mountain lion attacks child near Bay Area winery Officials: Attack happened on hiking trail Share Shares Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! In August, wildlife officials lured a mother and her cubs away from the trails over safety concerns. Rangers treated the girl at the preserve and said her family drove her to a nearby hospital, where she received tetanus and rabies shots as a precaution. Mountain Lion Kills Deer on Front Porch in Bay Area - YouTube Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. Marianne Favro reports. A mountain lion that authorities believe attacked a 6-year-old girl in Northern California on Sunday was captured and euthanized, the state department of fish and wildlife said Thursday. He said they’ll continue to monitor the behavior of all the mountain lions within the preserve. Rangers … I've always wanted to see a mountain lion. CUPERTINO, Calif. (KRON) — A Bay Area park is on high alert after a mountain lion attacked a 6-year-old girl Sunday morning.
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