Bears

Be Bear Aware
Be Bear Aware
A pair of young grizzly bears spotted June 1 south of the Missouri River and downstream from Great Falls about a dozen miles drives home the importance of making Montana rural residences bear safe. The young bears were seen near the mouth of Box Elder Creek, which enters the Missouri between Ryan and Morony dams...
Bear Resistant Containers
Bear Resistant Containers
WEST YELLOWSTONE, Mont. (AP) — Captive bears at the Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center near West Yellowstone earn some of their keep by testing containers for manufacturers seeking certification that their product is bear resistant. Facilities manager Randy Gravatt tells KTVM-TV that the center's bears all were captured after accessing unnatural or unsecured foods, making them ideal product testers