Categories
Entertainment

Grizzlies Around Yellowstone Are Entering A Big Squeeze

These are only a few of the characterizations made about the current status of the most iconic population of grizzly bears in the world—a population whose biological recovery from the nadir of near collapse 40 years ago has been called one of the greatest wildlife conservation success stories in history. Still another unchecked portrayal, often […]

Categories
Entertainment

Montana Governor Dodged Accountability After He Shot Yellowstone Research Lion Out Of Tree

Allegedly, the animal was not just any mountain lion, but a male wildcat with a GPS tracking collar around its neck, part of important ongoing wildlife research in Yellowstone National Park. The project, led by park biologist Dan Stahler, is intended to shed light on how the stealthy animals live, moving back and forth across […]

Categories
Entertainment

Is Yellowstone Tourism Promotion Helping Or Hurting The Protection Of Wild Places and Wildlife?

Early in my career as a freelance writer, before I became focused on the environment, I did things I look back upon now as having committed a sin. To make money in order to pay the bills, I took some assignments writing what I would now call shameless travel stories.  A few of the pieces […]

Categories
Entertainment

How Serious Are We, Really, About Protecting The Yellowstone Ecosystem?

EDITOR’S NOTE: Mountain Journal‘s main thrust of existence as a non-profit, public-interest force devoted to conservation journalism—i.e. stories exploring where humans intersect wild nature—is in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. Greater Yellowstone, the last of its kind in the Lower 48 with all of its major mammals and other species still able to live and move […]

Categories
Entertainment

Is More Group “Awe” The Magic We Need To Save Greater Yellowstone?

A few days ago, a flare on the surface of the sun sent a burst of radio-magnet waves headed toward Earth. If you were paying attention and happened to reside in certain northern latitude locations, and ventured in the wee hours outdoors away from a city, you might have observed the emerald-hued glory of the […]

Categories
Entertainment

A Winterkeeper’s Reflections On Yellowstone’s State Of Ambient Beings – Mountain Journal

A Winterkeeper’s Reflections On Yellowstone’s State Of Ambient Beings Mountain Journal Source link