Black Bear Dies after Hazing Effort
Contact: Amy Vanderbilt, 406-888-5838
Contact: Wade Muehlhof, 406-888-7895
WEST GLACIER, MONT. – In order to keep a black bear from becoming habituated to people, park rangers hazed a black bear in the St Mary area of Glacier National Park Friday evening, May 22.
Did You Know?
Grizzly bears in the park have a wide variety of food sources, including glacier lily bulbs, insects, and berries. They may also make an early season meal of mountain goats that were swept down in avalanches over the winter.