Black Bear Among Humans: Kill or Let Live?

Black Bear Among Humans: Kill or Let Live?

Black bears living among humans has generated great debate on whether they should be killed or left to live. Ursus americanis, or “black bear,” has been in the spot light lately. In many cases where there has been unfavorable interaction between the black bears and humans the animals are tranquilized, evaluated and then released far from […]

Bear Killings Disrupt Ecosystems

Bear Killings Disrupt Ecosystems

Florida has seen an increase in bears venturing into human habitat recently. The close proximity can be very dangerous for many residents; one woman was mauled by a bear in her garage this month, which is the second incident of a Florida bear attack in just over five months. While there are many reasons behind […]

Bear Attacks Can Be Avoided If People Stay Safe Around Them

Bear Attacks Can Be Avoided If People Stay Safe Around Them

Bear attacks can be avoided if people stay safe around them. If a bear approaches a person there are some important things they should do to avoid being injured. Some of these tips may seem like second nature but they can save everyone’s life. The first set of tips can be used if anyone is […]