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With Plan in Place, Future of Grizzly Recovery Remains Uncertain

By | December 20, 2018

With Plan in Place, Future of Grizzly Recovery Remains Uncertain – Flathead Beacon Montana wildlife commissioners recently adopted a grizzly bear conservation plan to maintain the Northern Continental Divide Ecosystem population – the largest in the Lower 48 – at current numbers even if the species loses its federal protections.

51 Grizzly Mortalities, Deadliest Year On Record For Montana Bears

By | November 25, 2018

51 Grizzly Mortalities, Deadliest Year On Record For Montana Bears 2018 has been the deadliest year since scientists started keeping track for grizzlies in Northwest Montana. “We did have a record high number of mortalities,” says Cecily Costello, a grizzly bear research biologist for Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, and she’s talking about the huge… Read More »

As Grizzlies Roam, Managers Look to Reduce Conflicts with Humans

By | November 25, 2018

As Grizzlies Roam, Managers Look to Reduce Conflicts with Humans – Flathead Beacon MISSOULA – Once teetering on the brink of extirpation, there are now more than 1,000 grizzly bears roaming more than 8 million acres of land known as the Northern Continental Divide Ecosystem (NCDE), which stretches from the top of Glacier National Park… Read More »