Two people were killed in separate bear attacks in Alaska. The first victim was a race runner while the second one was a mine contract employee.
The birth of a wild animal is always cause for celebration, but this time everyone is invited to the party. San Diego’s Lions Tigers and Bears’s (LTB) beloved Meatball the Bear is turning 11 and the sanctuary is throwing its doors open for the event.
With the help of detection dogs, researchers have located areas within the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem that may be suitable for grizzly bear habitats. This will allow researchers to better target conservation measures.
New Jersey's annual black bear hunting season has been extended by four days this year in order to reach the state's harvest goals. This decision follows recent changes made to the game code regulations and aims at reducing the number of bear-human encounters.
In 1609, when Henry Hudson arrived on the island of Manhattan, black bear, wolves, deer, beavers and river otters likely all lived there. One conservation ecologist thinks that and more is useful for planners and visitors to know.
In Nevada, a young female bear was recently captured and then euthanized in the interest of public safety, according to the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW). This marks the second Nevada bear killing in just a week - an unprecedented record that hints how local bear populations may be learning some bad habits.
Populations of yellow rabbitbrush, a plant species unique to Rocky Mountain meadows, is dying, but fear not, for ant-eating black bears are to the rescue.
The biggest Florida black bear on record was unfortunately trapped and killed Sunday in a Longwood neighborhood by the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), bringing to light issues of human-animal conflict.
Nevada's ongoing drought continues to make food scarce in the mountains, forcing hungry black bears to openly forage in the middle of town, sometimes in the most unusual places, reports say.