Hiker’s Death Confirmed as Grizzly Attack

By IGBC Executive Committee Updated on January 18, 2016: On January 6, an interagency Board of Review released their report, ““Fatality of Mr. Lance Crosby from a bear attack on Elephant Back Mountain in Yellowstone National Park on August 6, 2015″” and their recommendations, “Recommendations of the Board of Review, based on the investigation of the […]

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Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center and Patti Sowka recognized for bear-resistant product work

Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center and Patti Sowka recognized for bear-resistant product work MISSOULA At their recent winter meeting in Missoula, the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee (IGBC) met to discuss grizzly bear population recovery. At the meeting, committee members took time to recognize two of their valuable partners who have been helping to reduce human/bear […]

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North Cascades: Public Comment Report

Public Comment Report Available for North Cascades Ecosystem Grizzly Bear Restoration Process Published on June 12, 2015, by IGBC Executive Committee Sedro Woolley, Wash. – The National Park Service (NPS) and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) have released the report analyzing public comments received during the first phase of an environmental impact statement (EIS) […]

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