1/21/2017 - Black Bears in CT

The BEAR Reality - Black Bears in CT

Saturday, January 21st

1:00 - 2:30pm

Farioly Program Room

Black bear sightings are on the rise in Connecticut. This educational presentation will explain the myths and the facts about sharing your neighborhood with wild bears.

Felicia Ortner, a Connecticut Master Wildlife Conservationist (MWC) and a bear enthusiast, will provide education and facts about bears and help dispel myths and common misunderstandings. Accumulated data supports the black bear is seldom aggressive toward humans.

Topics Include: Local wildlife and natural history, Bear folklore and legends Bears in our backyard, Wildlife safety and conservation

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