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The Daily Sentinel
State to send Zinke unified message on sage-grouseof greater sage-grouse. John Swartout held a meeting Friday with government re
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
of greater sage-grouse. John Swartout held a meeting Friday with government representatives in northwest Colorado and the Bureau of Land Management, and he plans to hold subsequent ones with stakeholders like industry, agriculture and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Monarch butterflies might vanish from Northwest summersKENNEWICK — Children in the Northwest might not see the fluttering orange and b
The Seattle Times / Posted 20 hours ago
KENNEWICK — Children in the Northwest might not see the fluttering orange and black wings of a monarch butterfly on a summer day a few decades from now. A study published recently in the journal Biological Conservation documents the steep decline of... Read more
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The Columbian
Monarch butterflies might vanish from Northwest summersKENNEWICK (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering orange
The Columbian / Posted 22 hours ago
KENNEWICK (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering orange and black wings of a Monarch butterfly on a summer day a few decades from now. A study published recently in the journal Biological Conservation documents the steep... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Scientists: Desert turtle endangered 100 left in Arizona(AP) -- It may not be surprising that an "aquatic desert" turtle faces long odd
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
(AP) -- It may not be surprising that an "aquatic desert" turtle faces long odds in life, but environmentalists and biologists still welcomed this week's endangered species designation for the Sonoyta mud turtle. The U.S. Fish and... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Scientists: Desert turtle endangered, 100 left in ArizonaWASHINGTON (AP) - It may not be surprising that an "aquatic desert" turtle face
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - It may not be surprising that an "aquatic desert" turtle faces long odds in life, but environmentalists and biologists still welcomed this week's endangered species designation for the Sonoyta mud turtle. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Scientists: Desert turtle endangered, 100 left in ArizonaWASHINGTON (AP) - It may not be surprising that an "aquatic desert" turtle face
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - It may not be surprising that an "aquatic desert" turtle faces long odds in life, but environmentalists and biologists still welcomed this week's endangered species designation for the Sonoyta mud turtle. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Scientists: Desert turtle endangered, 100 left in ArizonaWASHINGTON (AP) - It may not be surprising that an "aquatic desert" turtle face
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - It may not be surprising that an "aquatic desert" turtle faces long odds in life, but environmentalists and biologists still welcomed this week's endangered species designation for the Sonoyta mud turtle. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Scientists: Desert turtle endangered, 100 left in ArizonaWASHINGTON (AP) — It may not be surprising that an "aquatic desert" turtle face
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — It may not be surprising that an "aquatic desert" turtle faces long odds in life, but environmentalists and biologists still welcomed this week's endangered species designation for the Sonoyta mud turtle. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Former GP Mountie sentenced in U.S.A man from Grande Prairie has been sentenced to more than five years in jail fo
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted yesterday
A man from Grande Prairie has been sentenced to more than five years in jail for laundering the proceeds of hundreds of narwhal tusks smuggled into the U.S. Gregory R. Logan, 59, was sentenced in Maine on Wednesday by a US. District Court Judge to... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Endangered species, and the wall that could silence themthe border in camouflage. Then they vanish, retreating south into Mexico. But
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
the border in camouflage. Then they vanish, retreating south into Mexico. But occasionally the cameras catch them on U.S. soil, and a biologist later checks the shots and confirms their entry into the country. Jaguars. They are scarce in the... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Could officiating shortage kill off high school football?with unique black stripes are natives of Africa, but the cape mountain zebra is
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
with unique black stripes are natives of Africa, but the cape mountain zebra is an endangered species, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Meanwhile, high school athletics may be jeopardized because officials — men and women in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Nighttime football games return to Kauai after 7 yearshas paved the way for the first nighttime football games during fledgling seabi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
has paved the way for the first nighttime football games during fledgling seabirds season on Kauai in seven years. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service signed a deal Friday with Kauai County allowing four night games this football season. The... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Monarch butterflies might vanish from northwest summersKENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering orange and black wings of a Monarch butterfly on a summer day a few decades from now. A study published recently in the journal Biological Conservation documents the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Monarch butterflies might vanish from northwest summersKENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering orange and black wings of a Monarch butterfly on a summer day a few decades from now. A study published recently in the journal Biological Conservation documents the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Monarch butterflies might vanish from northwest summersKENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering orange and black wings of a Monarch butterfly on a summer day a few decades from now. A study published recently in the journal Biological Conservation documents the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Monarch butterflies might vanish from northwest summersKENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering orange and black wings of a Monarch butterfly on a summer day a few decades from now. A study published recently in the journal Biological Conservation documents the... Read more
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The News-Times
Monarch butterflies might vanish from northwest summersKENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering
The News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering orange and black wings of a Monarch butterfly on a summer day a few decades from now. A study published recently in the journal Biological Conservation documents the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Monarch butterflies might vanish from northwest summersKENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Children in the northwest might not see the fluttering orange and black wings of a Monarch butterfly on a summer day a few decades from now. A study published recently in the journal Biological Conservation documents the... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Drought affects duck hunting wetlands in the Northern PlainsWhen duck hunters in the Northern Plains take to the field this fall, they will
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
When duck hunters in the Northern Plains take to the field this fall, they will find fewer wetlands where they can set up their blinds and float their decoys following a summer of devastating drought. The number of duck-hunting wetlands in North... Read more
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The Middletown Press
More grizzly bears roaming outside national parks in WyomingCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A growing number of grizzly bears are moving outside thei
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A growing number of grizzly bears are moving outside their established habitat in and around Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, causing more conflicts with humans, according to wildlife managers. In 2016, Wyoming recorded... Read more
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The Register Citizen
More grizzly bears roaming outside national parks in WyomingCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A growing number of grizzly bears are moving outside thei
The Register Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A growing number of grizzly bears are moving outside their established habitat in and around Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, causing more conflicts with humans, according to wildlife managers. In 2016, Wyoming recorded... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
For the 1st time in 7 years, Friday night lights are back on at Kauai stadiumsFor the first time in seven years, Friday nights at Kauai stadiums will once ag
KFVE Honolulu / Posted 2 days ago
For the first time in seven years, Friday nights at Kauai stadiums will once again be filled with football, fans and community pride now that stadium lights are turning back on. In 2010, Kauai County officials made the decision to move Friday night... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
For the 1st time in 7 years, Friday night lights are back on at Kauai stadiumsFor the first time in seven years, Friday nights at Kauai stadiums will once ag
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
For the first time in seven years, Friday nights at Kauai stadiums will once again be filled with football, fans and community pride now that stadium lights are turning back on. In 2010, Kauai County officials made the decision to move Friday night... Read more
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Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County Pilotdinner at 6. All attending are asked to be or become a member of the NHLGPA.
Jackson County Pilot / Posted 2 days ago
dinner at 6. All attending are asked to be or become a member of the NHLGPA. Also planned for that evening are a live and silent auction, as well as a raffle of several items. One of the items up for auction is an original watercolor painting... Read more
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Philly.com
Two ranchers charged with smuggling sick Pa. deer into Miss.deer were taken from a quarantine reservation created for a herd suffering from
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
deer were taken from a quarantine reservation created for a herd suffering from the deadly chronic wasting disease. And, it is even worse to take those poor, vulnerable deer to a Mississippi farm that breeds the animals for trophy... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
National Bison Range roundup postponed amid Montana smokeFrom Associated Press HELENA (AP) — Wildfire smoke and the danger of new fires
Char-Koosta News / Posted 3 days ago
From Associated Press HELENA (AP) — Wildfire smoke and the danger of new fires have prompted federal wildlife managers to postpone the annual roundup at the National Bison Range in western Montana. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Tuesday... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Judge Upholds Decision To Revoke Animal Rehabilitation Permit Of Md. ManBALTIMORE (WJZ) — A judge has upheld a decision to revoke the wildlife rehabili
CBS Baltimore / Posted 3 days ago
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A judge has upheld a decision to revoke the wildlife rehabilitation permit of a Maryland man who was convicted of practicing veterinary medicine without a license. 69-year-old Ronald Gene Wexler had his license revoked and was also... Read more
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Petersburg Pilot
Activist recommends rafts for walruses due to declining sea icewalruses due to declining sea ice September 21, 2017 ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) –
Petersburg Pilot / Posted 3 days ago
walruses due to declining sea ice September 21, 2017 ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – An environmental activist is calling on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to reconsider placing anchored rafts in the ocean as resting platforms for walruses after... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Far from simple advisors, Maine Guides preserve, create love of the outdoorsDon Kleiner learned to hunt and fish from his father and grandfather growing up
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Don Kleiner learned to hunt and fish from his father and grandfather growing up in a tiny town on the coast of New Jersey. Skills like woodcraft and fly casting are second nature to Kleiner, a Master Maine Guide and the executive director of the... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Dry conditions greet waterfowl hunters across Minn., NDBarring a drastic change in weather patterns, dry conditions will play into hun
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Barring a drastic change in weather patterns, dry conditions will play into hunting strategies this fall for duck and goose hunters, especially those who prefer hunting over water. The regular duck and goose seasons open Saturday in North Dakota and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Larry Case: Drop in hunting a cause for concernat me, I start to glaze over. However, sometimes there are numbers we have to
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
at me, I start to glaze over. However, sometimes there are numbers we have to face. According to a release from the U.S. Department of the Interior this month, a new report by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service shows 101.6 million Americans... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
mountie gets 5 years, 2 months for role in narwhal tusk smuggling caseThe former mountie that federal prosecutors have called one of the “most prolif
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The former mountie that federal prosecutors have called one of the “most prolific wildlife criminals ever prosecuted in this country” was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Bangor to five years and two months in prison for his role in a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Mountie to be sentenced for role in narwhal tusk smuggling caseThe former Mountie that federal prosecutors have called one of the “most prolif
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The former Mountie that federal prosecutors have called one of the “most prolific wildlife criminals ever prosecuted in this country” is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Bangor for his role in a narwhal whale tusk... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Bold Conservation Ideas Go From Concept To Reality On This New Collaboration Platformmodel to the practice of conservation. In its eight years of existence, the org
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
model to the practice of conservation. In its eight years of existence, the organization has hosted numerous hackathons and challenges, and brought in venture funds to back innovative, tech-driven solutions to species extinction and... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Endangered Species Act extends to protect rare fishJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - By: Jennifer Kennedy The pearl darter, a
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - By: Jennifer Kennedy The pearl darter, a rare fish found only in the Pascagoula River system in Mississippi, is slowly becoming an endangered species due to poor water quality. After evaluation of the fish, the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Federal officials designate Mississippi fish as threatenedJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Federal authorities are designating as threatened a 2½-in
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Federal authorities are designating as threatened a 2½-inch-long fish once found in Louisiana and Mississippi but now known only in part of its historic Mississippi range. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Tuesday proceeded... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Endangered Species Act extends to protect rare fishJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - By: Jennifer Kennedy The pearl darter, a
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - By: Jennifer Kennedy The pearl darter, a rare fish found only in the Pascagoula River system in Mississippi, is slowly becoming an endangered species due to poor water quality. After evaluation of the fish, the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Activist urges walrus rafts in absence of Arctic sea iceANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - An environmental activist is calling on the U.S. Fish
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - An environmental activist is calling on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to reconsider placing anchored rafts in the ocean as resting platforms for walruses after stampedes killed 64 animals on Alaska's northwest... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Activist urges walrus rafts in absence of Arctic sea iceANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - An environmental activist is calling on the U.S. Fish
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - An environmental activist is calling on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to reconsider placing anchored rafts in the ocean as resting platforms for walruses after stampedes killed 64 animals on Alaska's northwest... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Woodcock making impressive returnThis story is provided and presented by our sponsor. With nicknames like timbe
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
This story is provided and presented by our sponsor. With nicknames like timberdoodle and bogsucker, you’d think it’d be hard to be taken seriously. And yet hundreds of naturalists from around the world will converge on Michigan this fall to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Endangered birds left Kauai's Friday night football games in the dark — but not anymoreFriday nights at Kauai stadiums are once again filled with football, fans and c
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
Friday nights at Kauai stadiums are once again filled with football, fans and community pride as stadium lights are turning back on. In 2010, Kauai County officials made the decision to move Friday night high school football games — a long standing... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
Birds left Kauai's Friday night football games in the dark — but not anymoreFriday nights at Kauai stadiums are once again filled with football, fans and c
KFVE Honolulu / Posted 6 days ago
Friday nights at Kauai stadiums are once again filled with football, fans and community pride as stadium lights are turned back on. In 2010, Kauai County officials made the decision to move Friday night high school football games — a long standing... Read more
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Alaska Public
Seismic work in ANWR: Can they do that?Interior Department, as the Washington Post reported last week, is trying to le
Alaska Public / Posted 6 days ago
Interior Department, as the Washington Post reported last week, is trying to let industry into the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, to conduct seismic exploration on the coastal plain. The prospect has environmentalists crying foul. But is... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
10 National Monuments Could Be Losing Certain Important ProtectionsThe Trump administration wants to modify protections for 10 U.S. national monum
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 6 days ago
The Trump administration wants to modify protections for 10 U.S. national monuments. That's several more than previously reported. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke recommended at least four land monuments be shrunk and that 10 sites allow commercial... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
10 National Monuments Could Be Losing Certain Important ProtectionsThe Trump administration wants to modify protections for 10 U.S. national monum
KGTV San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
The Trump administration wants to modify protections for 10 U.S. national monuments. That's several more than previously reported. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke recommended at least four land monuments be shrunk and that 10 sites allow commercial... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Winnebago County to use grant to aid endangered bumblebeeROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois county will use a $5,500 grant from t
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois county will use a $5,500 grant from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to restore a habitat for an endangered bumble bee. The Rockford Register Star reports the rusty patched bumblebee was added to the... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Winnebago County to use grant to aid endangered bumblebeeROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois county will use a $5,500 grant from t
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 6 days ago
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois county will use a $5,500 grant from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to restore a habitat for an endangered bumble bee. The Rockford Register Star reports the rusty patched bumblebee was added to the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Activist urges walrus rafts in absence of Arctic sea iceANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - An environmental activist is calling on the U.S. Fish
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 days ago
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - An environmental activist is calling on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to reconsider placing anchored rafts in the ocean as resting platforms for walruses after stampedes killed 64 animals on Alaska's northwest... Read more
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ABC Montana
Grizzly bear relocated in Wyoming for killing cattleCODY, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming game managers have trapped and relocated an adult fem
ABC Montana / Posted 6 days ago
CODY, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming game managers have trapped and relocated an adult female grizzly bear after it killed cattle. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department says it captured the bear last Thursday north of Pinedale. The bear was then released in... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Grizzly bear relocated in Wyoming for killing cattleCODY, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming game managers have trapped and relocated an adult fem
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 6 days ago
CODY, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming game managers have trapped and relocated an adult female grizzly bear after it killed cattle. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department says it captured the bear last Thursday north of Pinedale. The bear was then released in... Read more
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