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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Blog Archive for April 2011
April 27th, 2011
Reminder–Bear Honoring is this weekend!! 12th Annual International Mulitcultural Bear Honoring April 29-May 1, 2011 The Great Bear Foundation invites you to join us in welcoming the bears out of hibernation and celebrating spring! Bear Honoring is a multicultural, weekend long event in the tradition of spring bear celebrations that have occurred for thousands of… Read the complete post or our blog for all news.
April 21st, 2011
Please join us in celebrating the 12th Annual International Multicultural Bear Honoring. And check out this year’s Bear Honoring t-shirts, featuring beautiful polar bear artwork by GBF staff member and artist, Christina Sinskichott, available exclusively at Cafe Press. 11″x17″ posters are also available for sale in our Shop. Please note that in order to cover… Read the complete post or our blog for all news.
April 8th, 2011
The Great Bear Foundation has long opposed the illegal international trade in bear parts, a serious threat to bear populations around the world. All eight species of bear are poached to satisfy demands in the Asian market for traditional Chinese medicine, and despite international regulations, some populations are seriously threatened by the illegal parts trade…. Read the complete post or our blog for all news.