A black bear standing in a stream near a waterfall.

In praise of black bears

American black bears (Urus americanus) are remarkable animals who exploit a tremendous diversity of habitats across North America, including the temperate rainforests of the west coast. Coastal black bears tend to have a mild temperament and are generally easy to get along with. They might not make headlines the way grizzlies do, but black bears are highly intelligent animals with varying and…


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