Climate crisis pushing polar bears to mate with grizzlies, producing hybrid ‘pizzly’ bears | The Independent

Scientists say warming Arctic is expanding range of grizzlies, bringing species into greater contact… Back in 2006, a strange polar bear was seen in the Northwest Territories of the Canadian Arctic. It had patches of brown on its otherwise white fur and an unusual face shape. Hunters shot the bear dead and DNA tests confirmed […]

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Scientists look at how some Yellowstone wolves avoid mange – East Idaho News

BILLINGS, Montana (AP) — After 25 years of inbreeding, Yellowstone National Park’s wolves are becoming more genetically similar, researchers have found. “They’re still a really healthy population,” said Alexandra DeCandia, who looked into wolf genetics for research she recently published. “It’s not anything we’re worried about.” In fact, genetic similarity can help Yellowstone’s wolves fight […]

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SNAPPED: Bison herd crosses Yellowstone River in America’s first national park – Buckrail – Jackson Hole, news

JACKSON, Wyo. — Photographer T.L. Wilson captured these stunning images of bison crossing the Yellowstone River in the Hayden Valley of Yellowstone National Park earlier last fall. “I drove up to Yellowstone National Park in the early morning from Jackson Hole,” Wilson said. “I saw a few photographers with their tripods set up along the […]

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Watch this adorable polar bear play and nap in freshly fallen snow

Blizzard, a 25-year-old polar bear living at Washington’s Point Defiance Zoo, loves a good snow day… More about this article in link video below…. https://www.usatoday.com/videos/travel/2021/02/17/watch-adorable-polar-bear-play-and-nap-freshly-fallen-snow/6778532002/ More Zoology in article below click link below… https://people.com/pets/washington-zoo-polar-bear-blizzard-enjoys-snow-video/

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