Grizzly Killed After Eating Cow

A grizzly bear was euthanized after a recent cattle depredation just north of Yellowstone National Park in the southern section of Park County, Montana. The adult male bear was captured shortly after it had killed a cow on private land Wednesday. In consultation with federal partners at the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, the decision was made to euthanize the bear due to this and past depredations in the area. Relocating bears safely is difficult at this time of year because of many factors, including high bear densities, heavy recreation use and other land uses in nearby areas. This marks … Continue reading Grizzly Killed After Eating Cow