Coal Creek Conservation Easement finalized, securing considerable public access

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks has completed the 10,072-acre Coal Creek Conservation Easement in Custer and Prairie counties.   The easement, which is located about 12 miles south of Terry, Mont., is adjacent to an existing conservation easement held by FWP. The easements, coupled with intermingled and adjacent public land, contribute to a large footprint…

Grizzly bear trapping for monitoring purposes to begin in Northwest Wyoming- public reminded to heed warning signs

As part of ongoing efforts to monitor the population of grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department will conduct grizzly bear capture operations in areas of northwest Wyoming beginning this spring and continuing through early fall.   Game and Fish biologists will conduct grizzly bear trapping operations in both…

Grizzly bear trapping for monitoring purposes to begin in Northwest Wyoming- public reminded to heed warning signs

As part of ongoing efforts to monitor the population of grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department will conduct grizzly bear capture operations in areas of northwest Wyoming beginning this spring and continuing through early fall.   Game and Fish biologists will conduct grizzly bear trapping operations in both…

WY Bears awake and active

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department reminds outdoor recreationalists and rural homeowners in bear-inhabited areas of Wyoming to maintain awareness of bears. Already this year, there have been bear conflicts and one human injury in Wyoming.    “Even the most experienced recreationalists or rural homeowner who has lived in bear country for years can wind…