Grizzlies Test Products To Keep Out The Average Bear

The number of grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park has tripled since they were placed on the endangered species list in the mid-1970s. Last summer marked an all-time high for human/bear conflicts there. And now in a strange twist, some of the bears involved in those conflicts are helping try out new camping products that are meant to keep the bears out. Wyoming Public Radio’s Tristan Ahtone explains.

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Tristan Ahtone is an award winning journalist and member of the Kiowa Tribe of Oklahoma. Born in Arizona and raised across the United States, he was educated at the Institute of American Indian Arts and the Columbia School of Journalism. He lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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