Scientists estimate the Yellowstone Ecosystem population was 727 grizzly bears in 2020 in the 19,270-square-mile monitoring area in and around Yellowstone National Park, down 10 bears from the year before.
u.s. fish and wildlife service
Wyoming adopts habitat mitigation rules as Trump’s BLM, thwarted by courts, issues second stab at greater sage grouse plan rewrite.
As the U.S. Forest Service studies a Wyoming plan for irrigators to draw down a Sublette recreation destination by 22 feet, it likely won’t weigh water-saving alternatives.
State and federal reports show sharp declines in bear captures and confirmed mortalities in the Yellowstone Ecosystem.
Bear’s death caused by struggle, exhaustion while confined in baited box trap, Game and Fish Department says.