Grizzly bear killed in North Idaho:'Loss of a breeding female is a major setback'
BONNER'S FERRY, Idaho (CBS 2) —
Idaho Department of Fish and Game reported that an adult female grizzly bear was shot and killed near Spruce Lake in norther Boundary County, over the Labor Day weekend.
Grizzly bears are protected by both state and federal law.
The report went on to state that the loss of a breeding female is a major setback to the bear's recovery in the Cabinet-Yaak Ecosystem.
Any information regarding this poaching should be submitted to Senior Conservation Officer Brian Johnson at 208-267-4085.