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60°F & Action – UPDATE April 20, 2014

Our improved view!Juliet and cubs were in an out of the den today, and Juliet was doing an unusual amount of grunting to the cubs.  Is she saying she wants to leave?  Getting three cubs all moving in ...  Read More

April 19, 2014 Holly, Juliet, Education

What big teeth you have, Juliet!  Holly roused and came to Judy Thon’s voice, moving stiffly at first like she had reduced her blood flow to her limbs (see video at  Read More

Lily, Juliet, NABC bears, and Nightline – UPDATE April 18, 2014

LilyThis afternoon, Sue hiked in to the den Lily, Ellie, and Eli shared this past winter.  No bears.  One of the two trail cams was askew and aimed for the treetops.  The other cam was ...  Read More

  • 60°F & Action – UPDATE April 20, 2014

    Sunday, 20 April 2014 19:21
  • April 19, 2014 Holly, Juliet, Education

    Saturday, 19 April 2014 21:06
  • Lily, Juliet, NABC bears, and Nightline – UPDATE April 18, 2014

    Friday, 18 April 2014 19:04

Watch sneak previews of 'Bearwalker of the Northwoods' from the BBC.

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    As WRI's principal biologist, Lynn Rogers, Ph.D., has spent over 42 years learning about wildlife and sharing his information with the public. Using airplanes, vehicles, and snowshoes, he has radio-tracked over 100 bears in the vast forests of northeastern Minnesota, studying some for as long as 22 years. - Read More -

  • sue_with_bear_tree_sw.jpgSue Mansfield began studying black bears in her home state of New Hampshire in 1999. Her initial studies involved documenting bear sign, including bear trails, marking sign, and feeding sign. She developed a collection of seeds from berries to identify items found in bear scat while studying the diet of bears. Sue placed trail monitors along bear trails to determine usage and aimed trail cameras at marking trees along bear trails to document behaviors. - Read More -

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