Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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PR13 - (Bear-148-Killed)

CANMORE, Alberta. x-18s. Conservationists are mourning the death of a female grizzly bear that had been moved from a popular area west of Calgary this summer to a remote park in northwest Alberta. Stephen Legault (steh-fen leh-go) of the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative says Bear 148 was shot by a hunter on Sunday after wandering into British Columbia from its new home. He says it is hard to protect these animals even in big wilderness areas.

("...in British Columbia.") (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

TAG: Bear 148 was moved in July from its range near Banff and Canmore, Alberta to Kakwa Wildland Park. The bear never hurt anyone but had gotten too close to people dozens of times. …

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