Florida Fish and Wildlife are discussing the possibility of another bear hunt this year. If they choose to proceed with the hunt, permits would be required and location and date restrictions would apply. Black bears were once a threatened species in the state, but their numbers rose and they were removed from the protection in [...]
Bear Bathtub, a colloquial name given to Yellowstone's own version of a natural swimming hole, can be a busy place for the national park's wildlife to drink and cool off. Camera traps rigged to document the comings and goings at the back country spring uncovered new insights into bear behavior.