Biologists: Grizzly numbers hold steady around Yellowstone

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Biologists: Grizzly numbers hold steady around Yellowstone

Alan Rogers /The Casper Star-Tribune via AP, file

A grizzly bear cub forages for food a few miles from the north entrance to Yellowstone National Park in Gardiner, Mont. Researchers say there are an estimated 718 bears in the region, a figure that’s little changed from last year as state officials prepare for possible hunts for the animals for the first time in decades.

Biologists: Grizzly numbers hold steady around Yellowstone

Alan Rogers /The Casper Star-Tribune via AP, file

A grizzly bear cub forages for food a few miles from the north entrance to Yellowstone National Park in Gardiner, Mont. Researchers say there are an estimated 718 bears in the region, a figure that’s little changed from last year as state officials prepare for possible hunts for the animals for the first time in decades.