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Grizzlies Waking Up, First Sighting Of 2019 In Yellowstone

By | March 13, 2019

Grizzlies Waking Up, First Sighting Of 2019 In Yellowstone Grizzly bears are just starting to emerge from hibernation in Yellowstone National Park. Park spokesperson Linda Veress says the first grizzly sighting of the year occurred last Friday when, “Visitors observed a large grizzly bear between Canyon Village and Fishing Bridge. And additionally, grizzly tracks were… Read More »

These dogs scare bears away—to protect them

By | February 27, 2019

These dogs scare bears away-to protect them When dozens of polar bears descended upon the northern Russian archipelago of Novaya Zemlya, no one was sure what to do. The bears entered homes and public buildings, and people were afraid to go outside. But polar bears are an endangered species in Russia, and the federal government… Read More »

Survivor Recounts Grizzly Bear Attack in Northwest Montana

By | February 22, 2019

Survivor Recounts Grizzly Bear Attack in Northwest Montana – Flathead Beacon WHITEFISH – Bears attack people in northwest Montana a few times a year. That’s enough for medical professionals and wildlife managers to have developed a special protocol that’s part treatment, part forensics to ensure both parties recover. “My name is Anders Broste.

Montana Hunter, Investigators Recount November Grizzly Bear Attack

By | February 18, 2019

Montana Hunter, Investigators Recount November Grizzly Bear Attack Bears attack people in northwest Montana a few times a year. That’s enough for medical professionals and wildlife managers to have developed a special protocol that’s part treatment, part forensics to ensure both parties recover. “My name is Anders Broste. Sorry, I’m trying to think of who… Read More »

Environmental Groups Promise Lawsuit Over Roads In Grizzly Habitat

By | February 12, 2019

Environmental Groups Promise Lawsuit Over Roads In Grizzly Habitat Two Montana-based environmental groups Monday announced they’re preparing to sue the U.S. Forest Service and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over the recently enacted Flathead National Forest Plan. Swan View Coalition and Friends of the Wild Swan say the new management plan violates the Endangered Species… Read More »

Montana Lawmakers Again Take Aim at Delisting Grizzly Bears

By | February 12, 2019

Montana Lawmakers Again Take Aim at Delisting Grizzly Bears – Flathead Beacon Montana lawmakers have for the second legislative session in a row introduced a joint resolution to delist grizzly bears from the endangered species list, a proposed measure aimed at ramping up pressure on the state’s congressional delegation.

Grizzly delisting resolution heads to hearing

By | February 11, 2019

Grizzly delisting resolution heads to hearing Getting grizzly bears delisted from the Endangered Species Act will be on the Legislature’s wish list for the second session in a row. Sen. Mike Cuffe, R-Libby, will send his joint resolution to a public hearing on Thursday.

As grizzlies recover, frustration builds

By | February 3, 2019

As grizzlies recover, frustration builds A remarkably even-handed discussion of the issues surrounding grizzly bear delisting . . . Trina Jo Bradley squints down at a plate-sized paw print, pressed into a sheet of shallow snow. She reaches down with fingers outstretched, hovering her palm over a sun-softened edge. Her hand barely covers a third… Read More »