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a grizzly bear caught by a camera trap in Yellowstone National Park
April 22, 2016

Bearly Noticeable

A camera trap caught a grizzly reaching for fruit in the branches of an apple tree. Grizzlies are frequent visitors to yards like this one in front of a historic house along Yellowstone’s northern boundary.

See more pictures from the May 2016 feature story "Yellowstone: Wild Heart of a Continent."

Photograph by Michael Nichols with Ronan Donovan and the National Park Service

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