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Opinion: If you love Colorado’s wildlife, do not feed it

It’s dangerous, unhealthy, and illegal

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Mother bear euthanized after man attacked in Steamboat Springs

The mother bear and two cubs broke into the man's garage where he stored birdseed and other attractants

News

Mother bear euthanized after man is attacked in his Steamboat Springs home

Colorado Parks and Wildlife said the homeowner noticed the door to his garage open Sunday around 11 p.m. when he encountered a bear and two cubs

News

Bear and wildlife conflicts are increasing around Aspen as the weather warms

Aspen police have fielded 17 bear calls since the beginning of April

Outdoors

Durango woman killed in rare bear attack has been identified

The La Plata County coroner identified the victim Tuesday as 39-year-old Laney Malavolta

Outdoors

Human remains found in two bears suspected of killing woman near Durango

Wildlife said it's likely the bears would have attacked humans again if they were not euthanized

Outdoors

Colorado’s I-25 project on “The Gap” combined data, thousands of photos and engineering to minimize roadkill

On vast, contiguous public and private land, abundant wildlife has been meticulously preserved. But growing safety hazards couldn’t be ignored.

Environment

Eager to experience Colorado in a different way, a Boulder woman set life aside to forge a new trail across the state

Starting at the Oklahoma-Kansas-Colorado border and headed toward the state’s northwest corner, India Wood is more than halfway through her expedition. She wanted to see more than just the prettiest, most popular places.

Coloradans

Homeowner undergoes surgery after bear attack in Aspen

Colorado Parks and Wildlife said a team with tracking dogs located the bear on the backside of Aspen Mountain before tracking it to a mine shaft and killing it

News

Drew Litton: A Colorado reality check

Cartoons

Jim Morrissey: Coloradans leave their coronavirus hibernation

Cartoons

People are effectively training bears to get into trouble, and Colorado wildlife officials are sick of it

From a new way of tracking incidents to more-assertive forms of hazing, frustrated CPW officers are trying to change bears’ behavior because humans are reluctant to change theirs

Environment

For the 3rd time in 3 months, a bear has attacked a human in Aspen

Officials said the bear was scavenging for food and wildlife officers questioned why the trash bin was left open

News

Colorado wildlife officials have already put down 12 bears this year. Can a new Denver Zoo exhibit help reverse the trend?

Denver Zoo’s Harmony Hill aims to teach visitors how to keep bears -- and themselves -- safe

Environment

Wildlife officials hoping man-made dens help orphaned cubs of Colorado’s bad-news bears get back on their paws

The cubs were sent to rehab to unlearn bad behavior taught by their mothers

Environment