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Grizzly carcass-stealing doesn’t mean wolves kill more

Science is at its best when it produces unexpected results . . . Research that compared Yellowstone National Park grizzly bear and wolf interactions with those same animals in Sweden has produced a surprising finding: brown bear presence in both … Continue reading

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Decision on Yellowstone region grizzly delisting delayed

Removal of Yellowstone area grizzlies from the Endangered Species List is by no means a done deal . . . Federal officials are delaying their decision on whether to lift protections for more than 700 grizzly bears in and around … Continue reading

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Officials move a step closer to delisting Yellowstone grizzlies

Members of the Yellowstone Ecosystem Subcommittee of the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee voted to approve a conservation strategy allowing for delisting of the grizzly bear in the region including Yellowstone Park. The vote was not quite unanimous, with the superintendent … Continue reading

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Officials to discuss grizzly delisting

Yet another meeting to discuss removing Yellowstone area grizzlies from the Endangered Species List . . . State and federal wildlife managers are considering removing Endangered Species Act protections from grizzly bears living in Yellowstone National Park. Officials are meeting … Continue reading

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Grizzly bear boogie

The BBC Planet Earth II team left some remote cameras in the Canadian Rockies hoping to film grizzly bears and got more than they bargained for . . .

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FWP busy with problem bears in Flathead Valley

It’s that time of year. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is busy dealing with nuisance grizzlies as they fatten up ahead of winter hibernation. One two-year-old delinquent was captured near the county landfill and turned loose up the North Fork’s … Continue reading

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Grizzly delisting plan gets new public comment review

Wildlife managers continue to work on a plan to remove grizzly bears from the Endangered Species List. Meanwhile, there’s evidence of contact between the two main grizzly population centers . . . Federal plans to delist the grizzly bear from … Continue reading

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Did Big Hole grizzly come from north or south?

Grizzlies continue to show up in new places . . . State wildlife biologists aren’t ready to say whether the grizzly bear or bears spotted this year in the Upper Big Hole area originated in the Yellowstone ecosystem or traveled … Continue reading

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Tribes hold ‘Prayer for the Great Bear’ ceremony

Representatives of several tribes held a gathering in Glacier Park to speak out in favor of retaining grizzly bear protections . . . As federal wildlife managers prepare to move grizzly bears off the Endangered Species List in the Greater … Continue reading

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Two grizzlies captured near Whitefish; released in the North Fork

Here’s the official press release regarding those two delinquent grizzlies that were captured near Whitefish and released near Frozen Lake a few days ago . . . A young grizzly showed up in Whitefish on August 9 on Dakota Avenue … Continue reading

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