052 Grizzly Reintroduction with Chase Gunnell
Grizzly reintroduction has been a hot topic amongst those that frequent the outdoors. Chase Gunnell works with Conservation Northwest, which he describes is a "cheerleader" for the Grizzlies that may be reintroduced into the North Cascades.
Gunnell gives some factual answers to frequent questions about Grizzly Bears.
Where would these bears come from and how will they be captured or transported?
What will the feed on? Hikers?
How often are Grizzly attacks on humans?
How do the local towns feel about the possibility of reintroduction?
Just how big is the area that they might be reintroduced to?
We also talk briefly about Wolverines, Fishers and some bear safety tips.
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