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Electronic Field Trip
The Bears of Yellowstone

Bears have frightened and fascinated people throughout the ages. Join us as we explore the lives and management of Yellowstone's bears.


Part 1: Bear Ecology

Part 2: The History and Challenges of Bear Management in Greater Yellowstone

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Trip Background
This trip discusses the natural history of Yellowstone's black and grizzly bears and highlights past and present bear managment.

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Photo of a 1 year old grizzly bear standing on its hind legs to get a better view.
© Michael Sample Photo