Wyoming News Briefs
November 11, 2021
Two of 399’s cubs trapped, radio-collared to beef up monitoring
JACKSON (WNE) — Federal agencies trapped three of Grizzly 399’s cubs and then outfitted two with tracking collars before releasing all three Saturday to increase monitoring as a way to curb conflicts with people.
While the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service touted the successful collaring of two bears as necessary to keep the five-bear family safe, wildlife watchers saw the operation near Astoria Hot Springs as high risk for the well-being of the bears.
“The Service recognizes the high level of interest in grizzly bear #...