23 Nov '11, 4pm

Court Restores Protections For #Yellowstone Park痴 #Grizzly #Bears #animals #eco #wildlife #ff @EcoJive

23 Nov 2011: Court Restores Protections For Yellowstone Park’s Grizzly Bears A federal appeals court has ruled that Yellowstone National Park’s population of 600 grizzly bears was improperly removed from the endangered species list, saying the bears face an unprecedented threat from the widespread die-off of a key food source , the white bark pine. A three judge panel of the U.S. 9th Fierce Advocate for Grizzlies Sees Warning Signs for Bears Doug Peacock has been a tireless defender of the Yellowstone grizzly for decades. But in a recent Yale e360 interview, he said the bear may now be facing its toughest threat yet. READ THE e360 REPORT Circuit Court of Appeals said that the massive loss of white bark pine was due to climate change, since warmer winters have enabled the larvae of a major pest — the pine beetle — to survive and destroy or damage 40 percent of Yellowstone’s...

Full article: http://e360.yale.edu/digest/court_restores_protections_fo...

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