Tommo arrived at the zoo in 1995 after being identified as a “nuisance bear” in Yellowstone National Park and relocated twice by the Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The first golden eagle in Yellowstone National Park fitted with a tracking device has died of lead poisoning, likely after consuming bullet fragments while scavenging the remains of an animal killed by a hunter, officials said Monday.
A cougar that killed a cyclist and badly injured another had no obvious physical abnormalities and was not emaciated, according to an examination of the animal conducted by scientists at Washington State University.
WEST GLACIER — A female grizzly bear was euthanized after suffering severe injuries in a fall in Glacier National Park.
The estimated 3,000 to 4,000 snow geese that perished in December 2016 in the Berkeley Pit’s toxic water died of both heavy metals and sulfuri…
A venerated and aged female white wolf was euthanized by Yellowstone National Park staff after being found injured and dying by hikers on April 11 in the park near Gardiner.
Hunters who shot snow geese in southwest Montana the week of Nov. 28 — when thousands landed and died in the Berkeley Pit — can safely consume…