A golden eagle leaves an ephemeral imprint in the snow near Kaycee.
Wyoming Game and Fish
Gordon signs executive order protecting migrating wildlife, a measure said to be the first such effort in the nation.
In years-long battle over grizzlies, lions and property rights, verdict awards 80% of rancher’s $422,971 claim, far above the $89,498 Game and Fish regulations allowed for stock losses to carnivores.
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.