Content tagged with "black bear"

Bear Biologist Extracts Bear Tooth

MDC biologist extracts a tooth from a tranquilized black bear for study
MDC bear biologist, Jeff Beringer, extracts a tooth from a tranquilized black bear for study. More

Bear Hunt

Jeff Beringer and his bear-research volunteers head out.
After spending time near one of North America's largest furbearers, everything else is a little dull. More
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Bear news from Benton County

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Bears, elk and mountain lions on tap at MDC Gorman Discovery Center

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Beringer and his crew scope out the bear den from a distance.

Den in Sight!
Beringer and his crew scope out the den from a distance. More

Black Bear

Bears
Ursus americanus
One of the largest wild mammals in Missouri, the black bear is unmistakable with its black fur and powerful bearing. More