Updates on grizzly bear populations and conflicts will be two of the items on the agenda during the Yellowstone Ecosystem Subcommittee of the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee's fall meeting in Bozeman.
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. — Members of several American Indian tribes plan to gather in Yellowstone this weekend to protest any move by the federal government to remove grizzly bears from endangered species protection.
Grizzly bears that live in Yellowstone National Park can get big. Males can weigh up to 700 pounds and that’s equal to the weight of two big pro football players. Female grizzly bears typically weigh between 200 to 400 pounds.
Several grizzly bears have been observed along rivers and streams along the Rocky Mountain Front, prompting a state wildlife official to ask residents to keep bear attractants contained.
MISSOULA — The grizzly bear answers to a lot of names.
OVANDO – A mother grizzly bear with two cubs bluff-charged a fishing raft on the Blackfoot River last week, but has disappeared after river rangers moved an elk carcass she was protecting.
KALISPELL — Two female grizzly bears have been transplanted from the Whitefish Range to the Cabinet Mountains in northwest Montana.
Yellowstone National Park visitors collect to photograph wildlife. Visitation to the park is up over last year.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead is again asking the federal government to remove grizzly bears from the endangered species list.
JACKSON, Wyo. — Federal biologists will begin trapping and tagging grizzly bears in Grand Teton National Park this coming week.
GREAT FALLS — Grizzly bears are beginning to wake up in the northern Rocky Mountains.
Grazing domestic sheep by the federal government atop the Centennial Mountains of southwest Montana needs to cease. The USDA Agricultural Research Service, United States Sheep Experiment Station recently settled a lawsuit with the Cottonwood Environmental Law Center of Bozeman. The lawsuit c…
BOZEMAN — Federal wildlife officials must conduct another assessment of the effect that sheep grazing at a southwestern Montana research station have on grizzly bears in the area.
JACKSON, Wyo. — A judge has ordered a Freedom man to pay a $2,500 fine for killing a grizzly bear after mistaking it for a black bear.
MISSOULA — How many hairs does it take to make a grizzly bear?
In a matter of seconds, Charley and Alina Waples’ emotions had rocketed from elated to scared — two heart-racing extremes.
KALISPELL - Three grizzly bears have been captured and euthanized in northwestern Montana after causing property damage, and in one case, killing numerous chickens.
HELENA — State wildlife officials say the Montana Livestock Board has begun compensating ranchers for livestock losses caused by grizzly bears.
Proposals for delisting grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem are being revised.