grizzly bears

Game & Fish Says Bears Increasingly Active
CODY, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is warning that black bears and grizzly bears are increasingly active in lower elevations around Cody. The game department is reminding landowners and outdoor enthusiast to avoid conflicts with bears. Mark Bruscino is large carnivore sect…
Grizzly Management Team Meets This Week Near Jackson
The Yellowstone Ecosystem Subcommittee on Grizzly Bear Management meets this week in Teton Village near Jackson. The subcommittee is a part of the larger Interagency Grizzly Bear Team. During the meeting this Wednesday and Thursday wildlife officials will look at, amongst other issues, methods for c…
Grizzly Bears Begin To Stir East Of Yellowstone
WAPITI, Wyo. (AP) — Wildlife officials say they are getting reports of grizzly bear sightings at lower elevations east of Yellowstone National Park. In response, the Shoshone and Bridger-Teton national forests have placed food storage regulations into effect. Forest Service wildlife biologist…
Grizzly, 2 Cubs Removed from Cody Area By Game and Fish
CODY (AP) — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has trapped and moved a grizzly bear and her two cubs from a ranch near Cody. Game and Fish says the grizzly was damaging oat bales at the ranch. The move happened Friday. The bears were released about six miles southeast of Flagg Ranch between…
Grizzlies Force Road Closure
WILSON, Wyo. (AP) — Grand Teton National Park has closed portions of the road between Moose and Wilson because of the presence of feeding grizzly bears. Bears are feeding on chokecherry bushes and other plants in the area. Intermittent closures have been in effect since last Friday because pe…
Yellowstone Grizzly Killed Following 2nd Mauling
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park officials say they have killed a grizzly bear that fatally mauled a hiker after DNA evidence linked the bear to the scene of a second hiker’s death. But park officials say they may never know definitively whether the same bear that kille…
Wyoming Seeing More Bears and Bears in New Locations
The bear population in Wyoming is increasing this year and bears are now roaming around some new areas in the state. Brian Debolt, Bear Management Officer for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, says that the unusual movements of bears in Wyoming this year is both due to an increase in bear popula…
Grand Teton Grizzly Bear Moms Continue Tradition
Grizzly bear moms and cubs are out and about in Grand Teton National Park. “We have two female Grizzly bears that are out and very close to park roads and causing a lot of excitement and a lot of interest.” Grand Teton Spokesperson Jackie Skaggs says, “One is 399 are poster chil…