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Feds drop Yellowstone grizzly from list

HELENA, Mont. - Grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park no longer need Endangered Species Act protection, the federal government said Thursday.

The area had an estimated 136 to 312 grizzlies when the species was listed as threatened in 1975, but has more than 500 of the bears today, the government said.

Read the full article at Yahoo News.

Posted on Thursday, March 22, 2007 at 03:44PM by Registered CommenterBear Creek Council | CommentsPost a Comment

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