Bears are waking up!

April 1st, 2019

From Alaska to Montana, we’ve been hearing reports of grizzly bears up and about as spring arrives to the Northern Hemisphere. Food can be scarce when bears emerge from their dens after a long winter sleep, and this is a critical time when bears are especially vulnerable to the temptations of human foods like garbage… Read the complete post or our blog for all news.

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Bears and Apples Program

Great Bear is busy this year with the Bears and Apples Program where we try to reduce bear-human conflicts in the Missoula area, and you can help. Read more

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  • Great Bear Foundation
    is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in Missoula, Montana, dedicated to the conservation of the eight species of bears and their habitat around the world.
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