According to the Outdoor Hub, Wyoming Governor Matt Mead recently wrote to Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar asking him to expedite the delisting process for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone area to remove protections within the next two years. Mead’s letter cites grizzly bear scientists have found that they have “unquestionably recovered within the Yellowstone Ecosystem.”
Bringing grizzly management under the state’s jurisdiction could reduce costs and lead to a potential grizzly bear hunt. We’ll be following this for you. –Brian McClintock
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