US Judge Delays Grizzly Bear Hunts in Rockies 2 More Weeks

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https://www.usnews.com/news/us/articles/2018-09-13/judge-to-decide-on-grizzly-bear-hunts-in-idaho-wyoming

A U.S. judge on Thursday delayed for two more weeks the first grizzly bear hunts to be held in the Lower 48 states in almost three decades, as he considers whether federal protections for the animals should be restored.

Sept. 13, 2018, at 2:39 p.m.

The Associated Press

FILE – In this July 6, 2011 file photo, a grizzly bear roams near Beaver Lake in Yellowstone National Park. Opponents of grizzly bear hunts planned in Wyoming and Idaho are asking a judge to further delay hunting while he considers a request to restore federal protections for the animals. (AP Photo/Jim Urquhart, File) The Associated Press

By MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A U.S. judge on Thursday delayed for two more weeks the first grizzly bear hunts in the Lower 48 states in almost three decades, saying he needed more time to consider if federal protections for the animals should…

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One thought on “US Judge Delays Grizzly Bear Hunts in Rockies 2 More Weeks

  1. I just pray that not only is hunting cancelled for this year, but that the grizzlies are relisted. The population is in no shape to be subjected to trophy hunts. I hope WY’s agency gives refunds.

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