Park Officials Stand up for 399, Other Grizzlies

JACKSON HOLE NEWS & GUIDE | By Todd Wilkinson When Cecil the lion was illegally baited out of Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe last summer and killed for sport by a Minnesota bow hunter, Dan Wenk wasn’t surprised by the intense public outrage that rippled around the globe… More> View or download a PDF article>

Pro Perspective – Tom Mangelsen: Following A Famous Grizzly

BARE ESSENTIALS MAGAZINE | By Inga Yandell – For close to a decade, Thomas D. Mangelsen has shadowed the world’s most famous grizzly, following her family into a realm of magic and mystery to capture and share a story of intimate portrait and human introspection….MORE>

The Brewing Battle Over Grizzly Delisting and Trophy Hunting in the Yellowstone Ecosystem

HUMANE SOCIETY | By Wayne Pacelle – In recent years, we’ve been through what can only be called the wolf wars, as The HSUS and other animal welfare and conservation organizations have struggled in one arena after another to prevent the government and the ranching and trophy-hunting… More> View or download PDF article> (361KB)

Book Review: ‘Grizzly’ Shares Story, Stunning Photos of Bear No. 399 in Yellowstone Area

DESERET NEWS | By Christine Rappleye – Using the story of a unique grizzly bear with tag No. 399, journalist Todd Wilkinson and environmental photographer Thomas D. Mangelsen share the plight of the bears in the Greater Yellowstone area in the tabletop book… More> View or download PDF article> (543KB)

The Shooter: Jackson Hole wildlife photographer Thomas D. Mangelsen shows how nature art can inspire viewers to save the wild world.

MOUNTAIN OUTLAW | By Todd Wilkinson -  Suppose you are a globally renowned wildlife photographer, a shooter who’s been at it for more than 40 years. Right before your eyes you see animal subjects – individual, spectacular creatures you’ve come to know better than any others – and now, it seems, they are about to

Holiday Books: 19 Mesmerizing Coffee Table Titles

LOS ANGELES TIMES | By Ai Weiwei – California Life & Style – Ten years of following Yellowstone’s Grizzly 399 and her offspring result in these dramatic, intimate photographs of wildlife in the wild. View PDF article>    

Books for Nature Lovers

CASCADIA WEEKLY | By Christian Martin – Photographer Thomas D. Mangelsen is renowned for his stunning photographs of the world’s wildlife and exotic locales, but for Grizzly, he focuses his lens in on a family of bears in his own backyard: Jackson Hole, Wyoming. This veritable Eden is rich with elk, moose, antelope, bison and

Recreation: Humanizing 399, the World’s Most Famous Grizzly Bear

THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE | By Mike Gorrell Nearly a decade has passed since Millcreek resident Megan Burick caught a glimpse of the grizzly bear known as 399, but the memory remains precious to her. “It was just so exhilarating to see that bear, even though it was over in a flash,” said the home

An Intimate Look at Yellowstone’s Most Famous Grizzly Mama

MOTHER NATURE NETWORK | By Jaymi Heimbuch Explore the life of bear 399 and her cubs through the images of Tom Mangelsen.  Of the many grandeurs Yellowstone National Park has to offer, perhaps the one that’s simultaneously the most endearing and most terrifying is a mother grizzly bear. To see the bulk of a huge

Saga of the World’s Most Famous Grizzly

THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR | By Todd Wilkinson Bear No. 399 provides a cautionary tale of the revival of the rugged symbol of the American West as Washington considers removing grizzlies from federal protection. Read full length story> Download PDF article> (436KB)