Black Bear Project Leader for the VT Fish & Wildlife Department Forrest Hammond will give a presentation on the Black Bears of VT with special attention given to the challenges of Vermont residents for living with these beautiful but controversial wild animals. The issues and conflicts of bears in garbage, feeding birds, raising chickens and bees, and composting will be discussed and some recommendations offered regarding how to cope and live with these amazing animals. Recorded 10/3/19.
Vermont Fish & Wildlife bear biologist Forrest Hammond talks about the extraordinary life history of bears, their ecology and behaviors, and what people can do to better co-exist with bears. Recorded 8/1/18.
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