Species Identification Confidence:
I'm absolutely certain
Individual(s) Observed (seen)
In one interview, Bertelloti said he observed the animal at a distance of from 10 - 60 yds. Observed for 15 seconds through a 4x rifle scope--he said he almost shot the animal, thinking it was a small bear.
Decimal Degrees: 48.0,-116.1
Heavy timber (Doug fir and lodgepole pine) very steep, cliffy, little undergrowth; blowdown.
Game Management Unit:
October 1, 1987 (All day) to October 31, 1987 (All day)
Only month and year reported
Misc (email, notes, etc) (Sightings)