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Tell Wyoming not to Hunt (or Bait) Grizzly Bears

Climate change. Isolation. Habitat loss. Hit by cars. Drowned in canals. Mistakenly killed by black bear hunters. Killed in self-defense by big game hunters. Grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem face a panoply of threats, and conflicts with humans continue to rise.

March 25, 2018

Progress-through Unlikely Partnership-with Wildlife Services

Two years ago, NRDC and Montana Wildlife Services warily shook hands and agreed to try an experimental project working with each other and with ranchers to install electrified (“turbo”) fladry around livestock pastures in wolf country throughout the western part of state.

December 08, 2017