U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services

CODY (WNE) –   After consultation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department captured and relocated an adult male grizzly bear on May 4. According to a G&F news release, the bear was captured for killing cattle on private land and relocated to the Sunlight...
CASPER — The sentencing of a wind energy company this week in the deaths of at least 150 eagles has brought renewed focus to the complicated relationship between wind turbines and birds. A subsidiary of NextEra Energy, the world’s biggest generator of wind and solar power, pleaded guilty to three...

399 with her 4 cubs around 7:30pm June 19, 2020 near the river by Signal Mountain Lodge.

Author: StevenPDeVries

Source: Own work

JACKSON — Hilary Cooley is worried about the season ahead for Grizzly 399 and her cubs, who have yet to emerge from hibernation. “The future’s not so bright for these guys,” she said during a meeting of state and federal wildlife and land managers Wednesday in Jackson. “They’ve been in a lot of...
Wildlife agency advances review of wolf status   By Billy Arnold Jackson Hole Daily Via Wyoming News Exchange   JACKSON — The push to re-list wolves as an endangered species in the northern Rocky Mountains is being further studied, drawing ire from some outfitters and state wildlife agencies and...
Wyoming petitions for delisting of grizzlies   By Nicole Pollack Casper Star-Tribune Via Wyoming News Exchange   CASPER — Wyoming has officially asked for grizzly bears to be removed from the endangered species list. Gov. Mark Gordon, backed by the fellow grizzly states of Idaho and Montana, on...
How to catch a poacher   By Christine Peterson, WyoFile.com   The Dustbuster vacuum bag arrived in the mail to the wildlife forensic laboratory in Laramie.  Game wardens in Missouri had vacuumed out a truck when it crossed the border, looking for evidence of a pronghorn poaching in Wyoming. They...
Distinguished grizzly mama likely denned up   By Mike Koshmrl Jackson Hole Daily Via Wyoming News Exchange   JACKSON — There’s a good likelihood that famous Grizzly 399 and her four cubs have put their shaky saga to bed, at least for a few months. Movements north toward the 25-year-old grizzly bear...
Tracking grizzly 399 now easier   By Mike Koshmrl Jackson Hole News&Guide Via Wyoming News Exchange   JACKSON — The way Hilary Cooley sees it, Grizzly 399 and her four cubs are now better positioned to stay alive and out of trouble until they den up for the winter. That famous ursine family...
Lummis, Western senators renew push for state management of grizzlies   By CJ Baker and Mark Davis Powell Tribune Via Wyoming News Exchange   POWELL — A group of Republican senators from Wyoming, Idaho and Montana are calling on Democratic leaders to take “immediate” action on a bill that would...
Two of 399's cubs trapped, radio-collared to beef up monitoring   JACKSON (WNE) — Federal agencies trapped three of Grizzly 399’s cubs and then outfitted two with tracking collars before releasing all three Saturday to increase monitoring as a way to curb conflicts with people. While the U.S. Fish...

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