Mountain lion kittens spotted near San Rafael

Thursday, August 03, 2017 09:47PM
A pair of Mountain Lion kittens were spotted by researchers near Audubon Canyon Ranch in San Rafael.

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. - A Bay Area non-profit recently spotted two Mountain Lion Kittens they've been tracking as part of a research project.

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The kittens live near Audubon Canyon Ranch and have survived to 4-months-old.

Their mother was collared with a GPS transmitter in October after she was found in the Glen Ellen-Kenwood area of Sonoma County.

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Researchers say the average survival rate for young mountain lions is about 50-percent.

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