Montana Seeks to End Protections for Glacier-Area Grizzlies
Montana is asking the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to lift threatened species protections for grizzly bears in the northern portion of the state, including areas in and around Glacier National Park, officials have said
USFWS Clarifies Rules on Bear Deterrents
Ranchers and landowners in Montana will now have more options at their disposal to deter the state's growing number of grizzlies.
The Grizzly Paradox
‘Permanent protection’ under the Endangered Species Act does not help wildlife, risks public support of the program.
Escapism Gone Wild: One Man's Obsession With Dangerous Game
If you’ve ever wondered what draws those audacious few to seek out game that can kill them, the author said it best: Most hunters talk of great days. The dangerous-game hunter speaks of great moments.
Federal Judge Returns Grizzlies to Protected Status
A federal judge has reinstated federal protection for grizzlies in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, canceling scheduled hunts in Idaho and Wyoming.
Wyoming Hunting Guide Killed in Grizzly Attack
Wyoming hunting guide Mark Uptain was found dead after he and a client were attacked by a grizzly bear on Sept. 14 while field-dressing an elk in the Teton Wilderness.
Federal Judge Halts Grizzly Hunts in Wyoming and Idaho
The first grizzly bear hunts to be held in Wyoming and Idaho in more than 40 years have now been suspended following a federal judge's ruling just two days before the states' scheduled openers.
Idaho, Wyoming Approve Grizzly Bear Hunts
The Idaho Fish and Game Commission and the Wyoming Game and Fish Department have both approved grizzly bear hunts for the first time in more than 40 years.
Hunters May Soon Get Grizzly Bear Tags in the Greater Yellowstone Area
Earlier this month, the USFWS announced that after 41 years of Endangered Species Act protection, the grizzly bear population in the Greater Yellowstone Area has recovered, prompting it to delist the iconic species and turn over its management to the states.
USFWS Proposes Delisting the Grizzly Bear in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem
Three western states tout booming grizzly bear populations, thanks to four decades of conservation efforts resulting in the species now hitting carrying capacity.