Lions Phone Book cover displays water and wildlife
May 5, 2022
SEELEY LAKE – Renee Jenkins, of Seeley Lake, captured the cover photo for the new Seeley Lake Lion's Club Phone Book. The picture of a grizzly coming up from Salmon Lake was captured off Highway 83. Jenkins said her fiancé Kevin saw the bear and they stopped to get a picture with her phone. They contacted the Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks to report the bear.
"It was beautiful to get a picture," Jenkins said. "Sad deal, we knew he was injured. We were only 50 yards away."
The male grizzly estimated by the biologist to weigh 500 to 600 pounds had been hit by a vehicle, Jenkins said. The...