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Sore Mouth Disease Less Severe Among Yellowstone Bighorn Sheep

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The presence of sore mouth disease in Yellowstone National Park’s bighorn sheep population may be less severe than previously reported.

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Conservation Groups Call for Livestock Producers to Manage Brucellosis

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Several conservation groups have called on livestock producers to be more proactive in fighting brucellosis in the Greater Yellowstone Area.

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Researchers Chart Routes to Grizzly Reunion

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Researchers continue to map the ways Yellowstone grizzly bears could reconnect with the population living around Glacier National Park.

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Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Population Stable

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The Yellowstone grizzly population is relatively stable, according to estimates from the Interagency Grizzly Bear Study Team (IGBST).

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Montana FWP Closes HD 313 For Yellowstone Elk Migration

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Montana’s wildlife agency has closed Hunting District 313 (HD 313), a popular elk corridor adjacent to Yellowstone National Park.

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Montana May Acquire 583 Acre Corridor for Yellowstone Elk, Other Wildlife

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The state of Montana may soon acquire nearly 600 acres of land north of Yellowstone, which will benefit Yellowstone elk and other wildlife.

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New Study Predicts Yellowstone Grizzly Bears Could Expand to Other Populations

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According to a new study, grizzlies in the Northern Continental Divide Ecosystem may someday bridge the gap separating them from Yellowstone grizzly bears.

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Yellowstone Bison Herd Measures Estimated 4,800 Animals

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There are roughly 4,800 bison in the Yellowstone National Park herd, according to a survey conducted by park biologists this August.

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Montana FWP Officials Confirm Presence of Fish Kill Parasite

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Officials have confirmed the same parasite that felled thousands of whitefish in the Yellowstone River last year is present in the current spate of fish deaths.

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More Dead Fish Found in Yellowstone River

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More dead fish have been found in the Yellowstone River, but not nearly as many as last year, when officials had to close access to parts of the river.

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