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Pinedale, WY Grizzly trapped, Relocated

posted Aug 16, 2014, 8:48 AM by Joe Kondelis
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department trapped and relocated an adult male grizzly 
bear August 14, 2014.

The bear was captured for killing livestock on a U.S. Forest Service grazing allotment north of 
Pinedale, WY. In cooperation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Shoshone National 
Forest, the bear was relocated to the Sunlight Creek drainage, approximately two miles from the 
Forest Service gate on the Sunlight Creek Road (Forest Service Road 101) and approximately 15 
miles southwest of Crandall, WY. . The release site is located in currently occupied grizzly bear 
habitat.



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