Does a Bear Sow Seeds in the Woods? In Alaska, Shoot YeahResearch shows that brown and black bears are primary distributors of small fruit seeds in southeast Alaska, spreading the seeds through their excrement.
Yosemite Launches Website With Online 'Bear Tracker'Officials at Yosemite National Park announced the launch of a new website Monday aimed at protecting the park's black bears that includes an online bear tracker.
Back-Scratching Bear Caught On Wildlife Camera In WashingtonA bear was caught on a wildlife camera getting one last back-scratching session in while getting ready for hibernation in Washington.
Nuisance Black Bear At Tahoe Park Trapped, EuthanizedNevada wildlife officials say they’ve been forced to kill a bear at Lake Tahoe that was posing a growing danger at a state park at Sand Harbor just south of Incline Village.
Black Bear Visits Vacaville Residential NeighborhoodA black bear paid a visit Friday morning to the North Alamo Drive neighborhood of Vacaville.
Fresno Police Help Corral Bear After It Catches Ride In DumpsterPolice in Fresno on Tuesday helped a California Department of Fish and Wildlife biologist capture a young black bear that was wandering around at a garbage disposal facility after being transported there inside a Dumpster, authorities said.
Bear Prompts Lockdown at Tahoe's Incline High SchoolA wandering black bear has prompted a precautionary lockdown at a high school on Lake Tahoe's North Shore...
2nd Dangerous Bear In A Week Euthanized At Lake TahoeIt's the fifth bear Nevada Department of Wildlife has had to kill this year in the Tahoe area.
Man Fights Off Black Bear Attack On His Porch In Mariposa CountyA 67-year-old man fought off a black bear that attacked him on his porch Thursday as the state sees an uptick in encounters, likely a result of California's relentless drought that's sending bears into populated areas to forage for food, officials said.
Black Bear Captured After Roaming Monterey StreetsThe city of Monterey was busy dealing with a curious bear in the streets Sunday.
Family Finds 175-Pound Bear In Backyard Of Ventura HomeA Southern California family woke up to a huge surprise: a 175-pound black bear lurking in their backyard.
Man's Body Found Eaten By Black Bear In Humboldt CountyAuthorities say a wild black bear ate most of a Northern California man who likely died earlier of a heart attack.