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
With bears coming out of their winter dens, the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds people to “Be Bear Aware” and offers the following advice. Continue reading MDC Encourages People To Be Bear Aware!
Hunters during the final day of Pennsylvania’s statewide bear season harvested 168 bears, raising the 2017 statewide season harvest to 1,796 – an approximately 30 Continue reading Preliminary 2017 Pennsylvania Bear Harvest Results
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