With 51 Grizzly Mortalities, 2018 Deadliest Year On Record For Montana Bears

2018 has been the deadliest year since scientists started keeping track for grizzlies in Northwest Montana — a number that hasn’t gone above 35 in more than a decade.

“We did have a record high number of mortalities,” says Cecily Costello, a grizzly bear research biologist for Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks. Listen to the full story.