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grizzly bear

a variety of the brown bear, Ursus arctos horribilis, formerly widespread in W North America; its brown fur has cream or white hair tips on the back, giving a grizzled appearance Often shortened to grizzly

grizzly

[′griz·lē]
(engineering)
A coarse screen used for rough sizing and separation of ore, gravel, or soil.
A grating to protect chutes, manways, and winzes, in mines, or to prevent debris from entering a water inlet.

grizzly

A stationary screen or series of equally spaced parallel bars set at an angle; used to remove oversize particles in processing aggregate or similar material.
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A hunting adventure for two people in Montana on Monday turned out to be a nightmare when one of them, Tom Sommer, 57, was mauled by a grizzly bear.
Facing ongoing threats and occupying less than five percent of their historic range, grizzly bears are nowhere near recovery and continue to need the strong protections of the Endangered Species Act.
Grizzly bears feature in ceremonies and oral histories of several tribes in the area, and conservationists argue that, in general, there's spiritual value in knowing that these animals live here.
This interconnection between grizzly bears and whitebark pine is recognized in the scientific literature, primarily prior to the rapid decline of whitebark pine in the GYE due to the mountain pine beetle infestation.
The effects of open-pit mining on ungulate species like caribou have been heavily studied, but its impacts on large omnivore mammals like the grizzly bear are still largely unknown.
Therefore, a minimum of seven grizzly bears were required for a necklace consisting of forty claws.
Dax, a writer who lives in New Mexico, chronicles the failed plan to reintroduce grizzly bears to the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness of Idaho and Montana.
US Fish and Wildlife Service officials are expected to soon announce whether grizzly bears should lose their threatened species.
The Yellowstone population has slowly rebounded and now hosts the second-largest concentration of grizzly bears in the Lower 48 states.
They can't be allowed to follow that route," grizzly bear biologist Wayne McCrory said last month of the pipeline corridor proposed for the Prince Rupert Gas Transmission Project.
The return of wolves to Yellowstone National Park--and consequent reduction of elk numbers--is proving to be beneficial for the park's grizzly bear population, according to a new study published in the Journal of Animal Ecology.
Second, it offers insight into potential foods and behaviors of grizzly bears in a range unlike any they currently occupy.