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Bearish Links

These links have been provided for additional information on bear conservation.

General black bear info:

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service black bear page

Bear Den, a page by the American Zoo & Aquarium Association Bear Advisory Group



Appalachian Bear Center 

Bears and Other Top Predators includes a discussion list and news excerpts

Black Bear Conservation Committee for the Louisiana black bear

Carnivore Conservation covers all carnivore species of the world, including bears

Great Bear Foundation

Habitat for Bears Campaign for Florida bears

International Association for Bear Research and Management (IBA)

J. J. Whistler Bear Society (JJWBS)

North American Bear Center