The die-off has reignited debate over a fence near the northern tip of Point Reyes that separates elk from cattle ranches.
After a background check and a swearing-in ceremony, the tiny Chihuahua-pug mix, who suffers from cerebellar hypoplasia, has become a shelter mascot.
The vehicle’s owner, Zjar Uruluzu, 57, was arrested on suspicion of non-care and cruelty to animals.
The whales spend the winter off Mexico’s waters, then they head back north and stay off the coast of California in spring and summer.
When California’s exceedingly rare and vulnerable black toads seek a springtime fling, Deep Springs College in Inyo County helps set the mood.
The male lion, dubbed P-78, was the 23rd victim of road mortality in the study area since 2002, according to the National Park Service.
Grizzly bears in the northern Rocky Mountains need continued protections, scientists say, as no other areas of the country would be suitable for them.
The rescue dog ‘nipped someone while on a walk,’ said Jill Biden’s press secretary, adding that Major ‘is still adjusting to his new surroundings.’