black bear


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  • noun

Synonyms for black bear

bear with a black coat living in central and eastern Asia

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IT is estimated there are at least 600,000 American black bears, the smallest of the States' three bear species.
Increased confronting of Asiatic Black Bear with local people and therefore intensifying the conflict on one hand and lack of financial resources at the right time for compensation on the other hand has caused a negative view towards the Black Bear.
Black Bear Lodge--formerly Black Bear Lodge Suites and Cabins--was purchased by Foundations in November 2013.
The Dachigam Wildlife Sanctuary boasts of nearly a score of mammal species such as the Hangul, Himalayan brown bear, Himalayan black bear, Himalayan marmot and leopard.
Mark Ternent, Game Commission black bear biologist, noted that, as fall progresses, bears will begin to increase their food intake to prepare for the upcoming denning season, which begins in mid- to late-November.
A North Bend-area man has been charged with shooting and killing a black bear out of season, Oregon State Police said Friday.
Specimens of the American porcupine (Erethizon dorsatum) and American black bear (Ursus americanus) have been obtained in Webb County, Texas.
Every black bear lives and roams in its home range, or territory, often an area of forested foothills and mountains.
The black bear, one of the largest mammals in North America, has made a comeback in Texas after widespread hunting and habitat destruction reduced the state's population.
The Asian black bear is a protected animal in China.
One female black bear that was pregnant during her hibernation maintained a normal, wakeful body temperature throughout the pregnancy -- a detail that implies fluctuating temperature cycles may not be favorable for embryonic development.
I spend a lot of time outdoors hunting and backpacking in black bear country, and I've had some bears come pretty close to camp.
This is why so many bear hunters believe they should carry really big rifles, despite the fact the average black bear is about the size of the average whitetail buck.
The Asiatic black bear is on the verge of extinction in southern Iran largely due to threats posed by farmers, hunters and cars.
USA Dante Stakes winner Black Bear Island has been put down in California after suffering an ankle injury during a workout.