Black Bear Essays

  • Black Bear Habitat

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    The Black Bear is native to North America; it ranges all over North America even in Canada and in Eight Northern states of Mexico. Black Bear only is found in 41 of the 50 US States. Black Bears need thick wooded areas because they are shy and they like to be by themselves. They can live in other places such as mountains, swamp, abandoned fields (State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2014). When Black Bears live in close proximity to a city the Black Bear(s) will

  • American Black Bear

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    The American Black Bear is the smallest, yet most common species of Bear in North America. People have a propensity to think that Bears are very dangerous, especially to humans. In reality, Bears are harmless creatures, and have a very friendly demeanor. Compared to all other types of bears, the American Black Bear is in the middle when it comes to size. It is smaller than a Polar Bear, but larger than a Sloth Bear. Black Bears vary in size depending on their location in the world, sex, how

  • Black Bears Persuasive Essay

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    2017 Bears in the Crosshairs Hunting Black Bears and Grizzlies could be affecting their population that is already low, but hunting with bait, dogs, different kind of guns and tactics, is negatively affecting how many are killed during a hunting season. The numbers are low there is a chance the bears are outnumbered by hunters and there tactics. The number of hunters privileged with a bear tag should be limited this could negatively or positively affect the populations. The number of Black bear

  • Migration In Black Bears Essay

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    Sex- Based Migration in Black Bears (Ursus americanus) Introduction: Ursus americanus, the American black bear is the most common of the world’s bear species, about up to twelve times more abundant than grizzly or brown bears. They usually occupy forested areas but their habitats are highly variable— from the Louisiana Bayou to the Labrador Tundra, and the Northwestern rain forests in between. (Wilson & Ruff, 1999) American black bears are hunted legally seasonally due to their widespread population

  • Black Bear Research Paper

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    Age and Sex Specific Seasonal Variations in Weight of Black Bears in Pakistan Bears Sanctuary Little is known about the natural ecology and behavior of the Asiatic bear. Their diet varies depending on the season but, in common with most other bears, they are predominately herbivorous feeding on acorns, beech and other nuts as well as fruits and berries (Burnie,D. 2001). These bears spend around half of their time in the trees (Animal Diversity Web, July 2002) and construct platforms from branches

  • Exploring the History and Life of the Florida Black Bear

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    The Florida Black Bear The Florida Black Bear (Ursus americanus floridanus) is a subspecies of the American Black Bear which ranges throughout the state of Florida as well as other surrounding southern states. This large mammal is known for its black fur and its inhabitation in forested areas such as Big Cypress National Preserve. History In 1896, naturalist C. Hart Merriam first scientifically classified the American black bear (Ursus americanus) in Florida. He thought that the large mammal’s

  • Essay On Black Bears

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    Everyone knows what an bear is, but soon you will know about the American black bear. The black bear is one of the smallest of the other bear species. It’s fur , which is long and shaggy, is black and it has brown markings. Also can have cinnamon or blond “stains”. The black bear has approximately 42 teeth, and razor claws. It wouldn’t be fun to encounter one! What does a black bear eat? These bears are omnivores. Which means they eat meats or plants. They eat nuts, fruits, plants, insects, small

  • Dust Over The City

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    restaurant. The only thing Alain could do to survive the marriage and win Madelines live back was to fight back despite the unequal balance and size of strength and the poor odds of winning. When the author writes "The man was the size of a great black bear against this liitle man." This proves Alain love for Madeline was unconditional and leading to great advances. Through this incident we can readily see that this man was truly brave. He stood up, remained calm and the ultimately defeated this

  • Cannibalism Among Dinosaurs

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    dinosaurs fed among their own kind. Ray Rogers whom has been leading the ten-year excavation states in the article that there are at least 14 current day animals that still practice cannibalism such as lions, komodo dragons, crocodiles, hyenas, black bears and grasshopper mice, but in contrast, any evidence of cannibalism among dinosaurs is sparse. This article was also particularly interesting to me because this is a recent find and there is little to no literature published concerning the idea

  • Giant Panda

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    What animal is black and white and loved all over the world? If you guessed the giant panda, you're right! The giant panda is also known as the panda bear, bamboo bear, or in Chinese as Daxiongmao, the "large bear cat." Actually, its scientific name means "black and white cat-footed animal." Giant pandas are found only in the mountains of central China. They live in dense bamboo and coniferous forests at altitudes of 5,000 to 10,000 feet. The mountains are covered in heavy clouds with torrential

  • Starbucks Vs. Black Bear: Court Case

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    the small, family owned coffee bean roastery Black Bear Micro Roastery. They developed a signature specialty blend they named “Charbucks.” Starbucks claimed that the name of Black Bear’s newest blend infringed on their trademark. Black Bear was told they must change the product’s name and have it removed from store shelves Starbucks is a multi-billion dollar company. As a result, they are extremely protective of their brand and trademarks. Black Bear used its own logo and branding. The only similarity

  • Three Main Types of Bear in Alaska

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    In Alaska there are 3 main types of bears. They are brown bears, black bears, and polar bears. These categories are broken down into different genetics of bear species. The most common bear found in Alaska is the black bear. The black bears are smaller than most bears. They are found in almost all states in the US except Hawaii. Most are found in forest, but some may be found in swamps and mountains. An estimated 100,000 black bears live in Alaska. Black bears in Alaska range from sea level to the

  • William Faulkner’s short novel, The Bear

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    short novel, The Bear "The Bear" is a short novel in an anthology that begins in Yoknapatwpha County sometime after the Civil War. The story deals with loyalty, honor, truth, bravery, courage, fear, nature, history and choices. Cleanth Brooks best described this story by saying, "Faulkner's villains do not respect nature and their fear of it has nothing in common with the fear of the Lord or with awe in the presence of the divine." (Brooks 149) In the story, we find a bear that has learned

  • National Forest

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    there are also different. For example Polar Bears won’t live in Florida and alligators won’t live in Alaska. The Chugach National Forest has animals likes the moose, the black bear or the elk and has a huge variety of fish to go with it. But the Kisatchie National Forest has the wild turkey to go along with many different other kinds of birds, and fish, and deer. The Wayne National Forest has animals from deer to foxes to turkeys and even some black bear, it also has many birds and fish. Some of the

  • Personal Narrative: Polar Bear

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    for anything at all. All of the sudden a flash, and then I was on top of what seemed to be a pink fluffy polar bear I was kind of freaking out and kind of curios. Out of the corner of my I eye there was a tiny silver peanut on my holder, he whispered a date, 2024 I nodded my head and poof! We took of in a spiral of colors. Glancing at myself and the peanut as well at the polar bear I saw that we were a really ugly color yellow maybe the most ugly yellow ever seen, it made me so nauseous, that

  • The Bear

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    The Bear A parody by Fritz Karl Wilhelm Mueller The wind wailed through the towering pines of Grand National Park. The sun illuminated the landscape. Those pines were more than five hundred years old. They stood unchanging like the forest itself. The animals lived in a flawless balance with nature. No humans had ruined this pristine wilderness for some time. The trails overgrew with shrubs. Gathering, clouds brought an ominous dread to the forest. It became darker by the minute. Suddenly, lightning

  • The Importance Of Grizzly Bears

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    The grizzly bear, a kind of omnivorous animals who consume moose, fishes, “leaves, nuts, and seasonal fruits,” (Grizzly Bear) are “the largest of all bears in the world” (Grizzly Bear), particularly in Canada which primitively has “approximately 25,000” (Grizzly Bears) grizzly bears in British Columbia. Nonetheless, as a result of the hunting rush, the amount of grizzly bears as “majestic symbols of the wild” (Basic Facts About Grizzly Bears) plummeted by up to “15,075” (Grizzly Bears) in British

  • Photosynthesis Of The Giant Panda

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    about 250 pounds for males and up to 220 pounds for females due to all of this bamboo consumption. The panda's legs must be able to carry this weight over long distances and up high trees for an average of 10 to 16 hours every day, to allow the panda bear to maintain the proper nutrition levels necessary for survival.

  • Why Do Pandas Survive

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    survive, but they also need the warm and cozy fur. Pandas are easily found by people in zoos, because they have their fur that is easy to find, and the fur keeps pandas warm during harsh weathers and seasons. these huge creatures have bold black fur on their ears, eyes, muzzle, legs, and

  • Bears

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    Bears “If you talk to the animals, they will talk to you, and you will know each other. If you do not talk to them, you will not know them, and what you do not know you will fear. What one fears, one destroys.” This was said by Chief Dan George and is common with many wild animals here in North America; one animal in particular, the bear. There are three different types of bears in North America: brown (or grizzly), polar, and black. The most common in the Northern Virginia area are black bears