While flying an inspection of a transmission power line in north-central New Mexico, a bear cub was discovered stranded on the tower x-braces. With the assistance of Tri-States system operators and field supervisors a game warden was contacted and advised of the situation. A utility bucket-truck and lineman were dispatched to aid the game warden in safely helping the severely dehydrated and scared little cub back down.
Bear on a High Wire
August 10, 2012 By