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Fri June 22, 2012

Yellowstone fears visitors are too bold around animals

Yellowstone National Park is worried that visitors take their safety for granted around wild animals. A passenger of this SUV got out of his car to take a close-up photo of this black bear.
Rebecca Martinez

After a peaceful quarter century, bears in Yellowstone National park killed two visitors last summer. Now, park officials are adamantly warning visitors to forget the sense of security they feel at zoos and amusement parks because Yellowstone is a wild place. Wyoming Public Radio’s Rebecca Martinez reports.

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