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Black Bear Sightings Continue To Increase In Alabama

Add Jackson, Limestone, Marshall, Morgan and St. Clair counties to the growing list of black bear sightings in Alabama in 2018. In recent years, bears have also been recorded in Chambers, Elmore, Jefferson, Lee, Macon and Tallapoosa counties. These recent sightings are more evidence of the state’s expanding black bear population. Continue reading Black Bear Sightings Continue To Increase In Alabama

ME Dept. Of Inland Fisheries And Wildlife Offers Tips On Avoiding Conflicts With Black Bears

With a growing bear population that is expanding into central and southern Maine, there is a greater potential for conflicts. Maine’s Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife wants to remind people to remove attractants so they don’t create a potentially dangerous interaction with a bear. Continue reading ME Dept. Of Inland Fisheries And Wildlife Offers Tips On Avoiding Conflicts With Black Bears