Berchielli, Louis; Stegemann, Eileen
October 2004
New York State Conservationist;Oct2004, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p15
Features the black bears found in New York. Sense of smell; Food and family life; Actions taken by the state Department of Environmental Conservation to protect black bears. INSET: Avoiding Human/Bear Conflicts.


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