|Police News Release||San Mateo County Sheriff's Office |
San Carlos Police Bureau
600 Elm Street
Phone: (650) 802-4277
Fax: (650) 595-3049
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||PRESS RELEASE #03072013|
|Subject :||Mountain Lion Spotted Near Arguello Park|
|Contact :||Rebecca Rosenblatt, Public Information Officer, San Mateo County Sheriff's Office (650) 363-4800|
|San Carlos, CA - March 7, 2013 - At
9:30 pm last night on 03/06/13 a mountain lion was seen in the vicinity
of Arguello Park near Wellington Drive and Shelford Ave in San Carlos
If you see a mountain lion Do Not Approach It, especially one that is
feeding or with offspring. Most mountain lions will try to avoid
Here are a few tips:
For more information about mountain lions click here www.keepmewild.org
Avoid hiking or jogging when mountain lions are most active—dawn, dusk, and at night.
Keep a close watch on small children.
If you encounter a mountain lion, do not run; instead, face the animal,
make noise and try to look bigger by waving your arms; throw rocks or
Pick up small children.