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Man In Bear Costume Harasses Mother Bear And Her Two Cubs In Alaska

Alaska Fish and Wildlife authorities say the bears were trying to catch salmon when a man wearing a full bear costume ran towards the animals.


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Montana Wants To Keep Wolf Hunt Rules For Upcoming Season

Montana wildlife officials want to keep the existing rules in place for the upcoming wolf hunting and trapping season, saying they think they’ve hit on the right formula in how they manage the predators.

CBS Seattle–05/14/2015

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America’s Top 5 Must-Visit Aquariums

Want to explore the ocean’s depths while staying on dry land? Visit 5 of the most must-visit aquariums in the U.S. according to Sy Montgomery, author of, “The Soul Of An Octopus: A Surprising Exploration Into The Wonder Of Consciousness.”


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Grizzly Bear Trapping Planned In Remote Areas Of Yellowstone

Wildlife officials say bear researchers will be trapping grizzlies in Yellowstone National Park over the next several months.

CBS Seattle–04/10/2015

Male Sage Grouse (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Western Governors Tout Sage Grouse Conservation Efforts

A group of Western-state governors has released a report on voluntary efforts in 11 states to conserve the habitat of sage grouse as part of an effort to avoid a federal listing of the bird under the federal Endangered Species Act.

CBS Seattle–04/02/2015

Male Sage Grouse (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Feds To Announce Sage Grouse Deal With Oregon Ranchers

The Obama administration has reached an agreement with Oregon ranchers to protect sage grouse that the ranchers hope will help avoid having the bird listed by the federal government as an endangered species.

CBS Seattle–03/27/2015

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2,000 Snow Geese Die In Eastern Idaho

Idaho Department of Fish and Game volunteers have been collecting the bodies of hundreds of birds over the last several days.


Killing the alpha male or female in a pack frees the other wolves to start breeding, according to a wildlife expert. (Photo by INGO WAGNER/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Killing Wolves Actually Increases Livestock Attacks

Killing the alpha male or female in a pack frees the other wolves to start breeding, according to a wildlife expert.


File photo of a black bear. (credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Black Bear Captured In Downtown Tacoma

A 220-pound female black bear roaming downtown Tacoma has been captured and released.


File image of a Kamchatka brown bear (Alexander Nemenov/AFP/Getty Images)

Idaho Study Team Capturing Grizzly Bears

State wildlife biologists are capturing grizzly bears as part of a scientific study

CBS Seattle–05/27/2014