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Grizzly bear relocated for killing livestock near Pinedale

Posted September 12

— Wildlife officials have relocated a grizzly bear that was killing livestock on a U.S. Forest Service grazing allotment near Pinedale.

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department says the adult male grizzly was captured Friday and taken to the Mormon Creek drainage about 5 miles from the east entrance of Yellowstone National Park in the northwest part of the state.

The area where the bear was released is currently occupied grizzly habitat.

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