30-day Public Notices of Authorized Mountain Lion Research Permits

Pursuant to California Fish and Game Code Section 4810, the CDFW notifies the public of the Department’s intent to issue a Scientific Collecting Permit (SCP) for mountain lion research 30 days prior to permit issuance. Available public notices are listed below.

Copies of DRAFT permits are available for review upon written request submitted to the CDFW at:

California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Wildlife Branch – MOUNTAIN LION SCP
1812 Ninth Street
Sacramento, CA 95811

  • NOTE: As of July 2019, CDFW has no pending SCP Permits for mountain lion research.