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Hustle and Bustle in Yellowstone on Memorial Day

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Baby bison, tiny bear cubs, coyotes, elk in velvet, wolf dens—and a whole lot of people were all part of Memorial Day in Yellowstone.

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Seasonal Bear Management Restrictions Going Into Effect March 10

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Several restrictions in some bear management areas around Yellowstone National Park will go into effect Friday, March 10.

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Practicing Bear Spray Usage Before You Need It

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The first time you deploy a canister of bear spray shouldn’t be the first time you actually need it.

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Yellowstone History: Bear Feeding

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Once upon a time, bear feeding was as popular (if not more so) than geyser watching in Yellowstone National Park.

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Grizzly Bear Proof Container Testing At GWDC Hits Snag

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Researchers at the Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center have an unusual grizzly problem on their hands.

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Yellowstone Black Bear Put Down

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A Yellowstone black bear acclimated to human food was put down at Canyon Campground on Saturday night.

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Endangered Species Coalition: Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem Merits Protection

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Yellowstone SignIn a move that doesn't surprise Yellowstone National Park observers grappling with climate change, the Endangered Species Coalition named the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem as one of the 10 most endangered areas on the globe.

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Yellowstone Club Employee Kills Bear; State Not Happy

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Another bear casualty in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem -- this time in the ultra-exclusive Yellowstone Club -- has officials from the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Department steamed about the club's poor practices regarding bears.

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Another Bad Day to Be a Bear in Yellowstone: Food-Loving Black Bear Put Down

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More bear news from the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, this time from the Park itself: an overly aggressive black bear was euthanized yesterday by the National Park Service, who ruled out live capture and relocation as options to deal with a bear that had not gone after humans -- only their food. 

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Why Did Bear — or Bears — Attack at Soda Butte?

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Bears and humans have always been an uneasy mix, but the attack by a bear -- or multiple bears, perhaps -- on a campground outside the Northeast Entrance of Yellowstone National Park that left one dead and two injured has locals wondering if anything could have been done to prevent the tragedy.

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