Grizzly Bear

Foreign Hunters In B.C. Should Be Forced To Take Bear Meat Home

Andrew Weaver | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Andrew Weaver

The B.C. Liberal government has actively supported trophy killing, going so far as to ensure that foreign hunters are given even more opportunities to kill grizzly bears. This bill is an opportunity to open the dialogue once more on how we can pressure this government to amend their position on trophy killing.

B.C. Bear Hunters Should Be Forced To Take Meat Home: MLA

CBC | Posted 03.04.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Grizzly bear hunters in B.C. can currently take certain parts of the animal, like the head, hands and fur, and leave behind the rest.

'I Jam My Whole Left Arm Right Into His Mouth'

CBC | Posted 01.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Wilf Lloyd, who was attacked last month by a grizzly near Fernie, B.C., and then shot by his hunting partner in the struggle, says he is recovering ...

Man Mauled By Bear, Shot In Rescue Attempt

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

FERNIE, B.C. - A 56-year-old man is recovering in a Calgary hospital after getting mauled by a grizzly bear while hunting Sunday morning near the sout...

Grizzly Wins This Bear Experiment Because It's Smarter Than You

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.02.2014 | Canada

OK, this grizzly actually IS smarter than the average bear. A researcher in Montana thought a bear would fall for an experiment in which a deer's c...

Northwest Territory Hunter Dies After Grizzly Attack

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada

NORMAN WELLS, - A hunter has been killed by a grizzly bear in the Northwest Territories.RCMP said they received a call Wednesday night about the attac...

Orphan Grizzly Saved From Starvation Helps B.C. Project

CP | Steven Chua, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - An orphaned grizzly cub named Littlefoot has been released back into the wild in southeastern British Columbia, part of a pilot project ai...

B.C. Grizzly Hunt Bolstered By Spurious Science

Chris Genovali | Posted 04.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Chris Genovali

Government policy makers and their bureaucratic minions who manage the grizzly hunt are not interested in rigorous science, but are keenly interested in maintaining the status quo for reasons having to do with power and control.

Grizzlies Given A Lovers' Lane

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - It will now be easier for a threatened population of southeastern British Columbia grizzly bears to find new mates with a larger grizzly p...

How Many Are Left?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A new study says the British Columbia government doesn't know how many grizzly bears remain in the province and is risking their survival ...

Another Grizzly Attack In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.01.2013 | Canada British Columbia

HUDSON'S HOPE, B.C. - Conservation officers from northeastern British Columbia hope to travel to an Edmonton hospital Tuesday to speak with a hunter b...

NHLer's B.C. Grizzly Kill Offside?

Chris Genovali | Posted 11.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Chris Genovali

Raincoast Conservation Foundation has asked the B.C. Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, the entity responsible for managing the trophy hunting of bears in the province, to investigate the killing of a grizzly on the central coast by National Hockey League player Clayton Stoner. As a result, the BC Conservation Officer Service is investigating Stoner's trophy killing of the grizzly bear in question.

Bear Foot Running

Martin Parnell | Posted 09.07.2013 | Canada Alberta
Martin Parnell

Kananaskis3 was event number four in my TransRockies Quest 888. The original plan was to run three events over three days in the Powderface / Little Elbow area of Kananaskis just outside Bragg Creek. Unfortunately, the Alberta floods put an end to that. Bragg Creek had been hit hard, the bridge on Highway 66 had been destroyed and many of the trails had been wiped out.

Hunt On For Grizzly In B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Conservation officers are on the hunt for a grizzly bear that attacked two hikers near Fernie after she became "very defensive" of her cub. The men...

A Grizzly Adventure in British Columbia | Posted 08.19.2013 | Canada

While the black bear is common in some urban areas -- with sightings even in Vancouver's suburbs as the bears search for ripe fruit from the trees and troll the recycling bins -- the grizzly bear is British Columbia's wilderness giant. Visiting with grizzlies in the wild had long been a dream of mine, and this spring we decided to head up the coast to see if we could view some of BC's iconic mammals.

Grizzly Attack In Northern B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.21.2012 | Canada British Columbia

HOUSTON, B.C. - An Alaska man has been seriously injured in a bear attack in northwestern B.C.The 65-year-old was attacked Tuesday evening while fishi...

UBC Student Recovering From Grizzly Attack

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.28.2012 | Canada British Columbia

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - When Julia Stafford returns to class at the University of British Columbia this September, she'll have a real-life tale to tell ab...

The Bear Necessities: Managing Salmon for Grizzlies and People

Chris Genovali | Posted 06.24.2012 | Canada
Chris Genovali

Despite the knowledge that many species depend on salmon, humans have never managed fisheries with wildlife in mind. A salmon can enter a fishing net or the mouth of a grizzly bear, but can we manage for the interests of both?

Park Authorities Won't Hunt Down Grizzly Who Killed Hiker

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.06.2011 | Canada

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. - Yellowstone National Park authorities will not try to capture a female grizzly that killed a backcountry hiker becau...

Mauled By A Grizzly Bear, He Kept Walking

CP | Posted 09.04.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS — Bleeding from severe lacerations and puncture wounds, his arm broken, Johnny Johnson walked nearly a kilometre to find help aft...