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'Save L.A. Cougars' campaign calls for Agoura Hills wildlife crossing
'Save L.A. Cougars' campaign calls for Agoura Hills wildlife crossing

With the Griffith Park mountain lion as their poster puma, the National Wildlife Federation and the Santa Monica Mountains Fund have joined forces to raise money for a wildlife crossing at the 101 Freeway in Agoura Hills. The "Save L.A. Cougars" campaign will kick off Friday at a public rally featuring legislators and schoolchildren at the site of the proposed crossing near Liberty Canyon Road, about 30 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles. The crossing, long on the wish list of scientists and transportation officials, would link protected habitat on either side of the freeway to give cougars, bobcats and other wildlife safe passage through the dense urban landscape to...

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