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Synonyms for grizzly

powerful brownish-yellow bear of the uplands of western North America

showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair

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Bart Melton, NPCA's Northern Rockies regional director, quoted in National Parks Traveler after a judge ruled that the Trump administration unlawfully removed endangered species protections from grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.
"Grizzly bear recovery should be viewed as a conservation success story," Wyoming Gov.
judge ordered federal protections restored for grizzly bears in the Northern Rocky Mountains on Monday, a move that blocks the first grizzly hunts planned in the Lower 48 states in almost three decades.
After 43 years and tens of millions of dollars, the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem (GYE) population of grizzly bears is off the Endangered Species List (ESL).
Grizzly bears have recently become more common on the Arctic Islands in the Inuvialuit Settlement Region, concurrently with a period of environmental change.
CANADA Grizzly bears are settling into old open-pit mine sites and calling them home, according to a study from the University of Alberta published in Nature.
It behooves to underline the great significance and respect that virtually all Indian people accorded grizzly bears, the exalted symbol of honor represented by a necklace comprised of its claws as well as to one privileged to wear this badge of adulation.
Grizzly West: A Failed Attempt to Reintroduce Grizzly Bears in the Mountain West
-- Wildlife officials in the northern Rockies say it's time to lift Endangered Species Act protections for hundreds of grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park, a move some environmental groups opposed Thursday as premature.
In a statement released by the Valhalla Wilderness Society, McCrory said the proposed pipeline corridor "will shatter the ecological integrity of the whole area, and is a threat to every grizzly bear for miles around?' He estimated 50 grizzly bears use Khutzeymateen Inlet, which is one of the premier bear-viewing sites on the West Coast.
This, in turn, led to the demise of young aspen and willow trees, along with the loss of many of the berry-producing shrubs on which grizzly bears fed.
gov/h_f/hunting_units_7.shtml#bear) as well as former range of grizzly bears prior to extirpations in the late 1800s and early 1900s (Brown, 1996).
WHAT a fantastic programme BBC's The Great Bear Stakeout was, following the lives of grizzly bears in Alaska.