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George Ferguson Column: The time is not right to delist the grizzly

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Two weeks ago, I spent three days hiking, walking and driving around Yellowstone National Park, and its surrounding areas. I hadn’t been to Yellowstone since 2011, and, to say the least, it was a magnificent trip.

Of course, what most people want to see when they visit Yellowstone, or Glacier National Park, are grizzly bears. And I was lucky enough to see one myself on my most recent trip to Yellowstone. Just one, from about 1,000 yards away, through a spotting scope and moving away from any sign of civilization.

It’s widely known that the great grizzly is elusive and shy, especially...

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