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October 24, 2017
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Field Notes: Western New England's Black Bears
(2004-08-15)
Black Bear in a tree.
(wfcr) - Of the three bears found in North America, only black bears occur in western New England. Few people have ever been attacked, but, in western Massachusetts, complaints about bears damaging property have been on the rise. This week on Field Notes naturalist Laurie Sanders joins Dave Fuller, a black bear researcher and the state's wildlife biologist for the Connecticut Valley. © Copyright 2017, wfcr