bears

JWM: When do grizzlies prey on livestock?

April 9, 2019

Decades of records of grizzly bears preying on cattle and other livestock on grazing land in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem have revealed some key ways to limit ...

New Jersey will continue bear hunt

February 19, 2019

A New Jersey state appeals court has rejected a challenge to the state’s expanded bear hunt. The state added a second bear hunt in, held in October, in an effort ...

Study maps human-bear conflicts in Nevada

November 29, 2018

Researchers recently mapped hotspots for human-bear conflicts in the Great Basin using long-term data on bear mortality. Once gone from the Nevada landscape, black ...

Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Deaths Increase

January 7, 2016

Last year, 59 grizzly bears (Ursus arctos) died in Yellowstone — the highest number of bear deaths in the region since 1970. Still, the impact may not be as large ...
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