Was the species of bear which attacked the bowhunter by Last Chance in 2011 ever positively identified, and if so was it a grizzly?


Yes, the bear involved in this case was identified as a grizzly bear based on DNA extracted from hair collected at the site and saliva collected from hunter's skin. 

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Friday, September 14, 2012 - 4:33 PM MDT