Ruling cancels indefinitely a controversial sport hunt of grizzlies in Wyoming and Idaho
In a ruling hailed as historic for wildlife conservation in America, a US judge on Monday ordered that the world-famous grizzly bears living in and around Yellowstone national park be returned to the endangered species list.
The move means that a controversial sport hunt of grizzlies in Wyoming and Idaho – outside the boundaries of the park – will be canceled indefinitely, extending protections against hunting that have lasted 44 years.
Original Title: Yellowstone grizzlies safe from hunting as judge returns them to protected list
Full Text of the Original Article: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/sep/25/yellowstone-grizzly-bears-endangered-species-restored