Montana Senator Steve Daines pressed Interior Secretary Deb Haaland at a U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on Friday to finally remove grizzly bears from two ecosystems from the Endangered Species Act.
Here's some awesome grizzly bear footage taken from Brook Falls at Katmai National Park in Alaska. It's a quick aggressive encounter between two bears over food. Watch as the victor then takes a plunge off the waterfall!
Area recreationalists are being urged to keep bear and wildlife awareness in mind, given the late melt-off of the snow pack and increased likelihood of encounters. US Forest Service wildlife officials are urging national forest visitors across Montana and Northern Idaho to exercise more caution as they explore national forest areas to reduce the potential for adverse wildlife encounters this summe