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Rare report of lightning killing bear

Rare report of lightning killing bear

When lightning kills humans, as it does over 40 times a year in the U.S., it typically gets reported throughout the media. Such is not the case when lightning strikes kill wildlife. So it was a rare occasion when the Colorado Parks and Wildlife SE Region tweeted news of a ...

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Backpackers’ killing of grizzly bear under investigation

Backpackers’ killing of grizzly bear under investigation

Montana wildlife officials are investigating the fatal shooting of an adult female grizzly bear by two backpackers who said they were acting in self-defense. The surprise encounter occurred Aug. 2 on a bush-lined trail in the Cabinet Mountains in northwest Montana. According to a Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks news ...

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Scotch Whisky Distilleries Killing It In Tourism Numbers

Scotch Whisky Distilleries Killing It In Tourism Numbers

“We’re delighted that Scotch Whisky distilleries have become such popular places to visit,” said Karen Betts, Scotch Whisky Association Chief Executive, in a prepared statement. “The growing number of visitors to distilleries reflects in part the growth in tourism in Scotland in general, and people coming to Scotland want to ...

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Sargassum killing Mexico and Caribbean beaches and tourism industry

Sargassum killing Mexico and Caribbean beaches and tourism industry

Sargassum killing Mexico and Caribbean beaches and tourism industry Mexico’s Riviera Maya Caribbean coast provides half the country’s tourism revenues, and very little sargassum reached it prior to 2014 Tourists looking for sun and sand in Mexican resorts like Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Tulum have been disgusted by foul-smelling mounds ...

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