Quantcast
Last updated on April 24, 2014 at 21:24 EDT

Latest Bear Stories

2012-03-23 23:01:07

Mad Bear Productions, a video content production firm is proud to announce it has won a 2012 Telly Award in the “Internet/Online Video-Infomercial category for The Story of PeriClean: A Brushless Toothbrush. The Telly Awards is the premier award honoring the finest film and video productions, groundbreaking web commercials, videos and films, and outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs. For more information, visit madbearproductions.com New York, NY (PRWEB)...

2012-03-16 09:04:24

VANCOUVER, March 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Bear Creek Mining Corporation (TSX Venture: BCM / BVL: BCM) ("Bear Creek" or the "Company") announces that its Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Brad Blacketor, will be leaving to pursue other opportunities effective May 7, 2012.  Mr. Steve Krause will assume the position as interim CFO.  Mr. Krause was previously the Company's CFO from 2003 until 2011. Andrew Swarthout, CEO, states "We wish to thank Brad for his efforts and welcome...

2012-03-06 10:42:36

Researchers say people should behave cautiously; carry bear spray instead Carrying a gun in bear country doesn´t mean you´re more protected in the event of a bear encounter, according to new research out of Brigham Young University. A study led by BYU biologist and bear expert Tom S. Smith found that firing a gun is no more effective in keeping people from injury or death during bear attacks than not using a firearm. “It really isn´t about the kind of gun you...

2012-02-24 11:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia/Legacy Recordings celebrates Janis Joplin with the release of two essential new titles in the catalog of the American blues-rock-country-soul singer: Janis Joplin - The Pearl Sessions, a two-disc set premiering newly discovered studio recordings produced by Paul Rothchild (available Tuesday, April 17) and Big Brother and the Holding Company Featuring Janis Joplin - Live at the Carousel Ballroom 1968, an electrifying full-length...

2011-11-09 17:10:00

VANCOUVER, Nov. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Bear Creek Mining Corporation (TSX Venture: BCM / BVL: BCM) ("Bear Creek" or the "Company") reports conference call and webcast details. CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST INFORMATION Call-in details for the conference call are: Date: Thursday November 10(th) 2011 Time: 6 a.m. (Pacific) / 9 a.m. (Eastern) Number: (647) 427-7450 Toll Free: (888) 231-8191 To access the webcast: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=3740000 A...

2011-10-27 12:34:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Game Commission officials said bear hunters will be able to enjoy a new four-day statewide bear season, in addition to a full-week of archery bear season and a return of extended bear seasons in certain Wildlife Management Units (WMUs) during the first week of the firearms deer season. The statewide archery bear season, which will be held Nov. 14-18, will lead up to the four-day statewide bear season, which will open...

2011-09-28 08:55:00

BEAR, Del., Sept. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NVR, Inc. (NYSE: NVR), one of the nation's largest homebuilding and mortgage banking companies, announces the construction of new estate homes at Whittington Woods in Bear, Delaware. Built by NVR's Ryan Homes division, these are among the best priced new estate homes in northern Delaware. Whittington Woods, which is celebrating the recent opening of its fully decorated Verona model, is surrounded by established neighborhoods. Mature trees ring...

2011-09-19 11:36:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With summer quickly slipping by, many Pennsylvanians may have forgotten about problems caused by black bears in the spring, when nuisance bear activity typically peaks. However, black bear activity also tends to increase during the fall, which is just around the corner, and Pennsylvania Game Commission officials remind homeowners that steps taken now can minimize problems with bears during the next few weeks and months. Mark...

2011-08-10 00:00:29

Bear-Hunting.Org, an educational portal for hunters to get information on bear hunting, is pleased to announce its effort to unite bear hunters by using the social media platform Facebook. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 Bear-Hunting.Org, an educational portal for hunters to get information on bear hunting is pleased to announce its effort to unite bear hunters by using the social media platform Facebook. The primary goal of this effort is to bring together hunters who actively hunt...

915c4beae0dd6279345123e69a4fb029
2011-07-20 09:05:02

As their icy Arctic habitat melts, polar bear mothers and their cubs are forced to swim long distances, which expose the cubs to higher mortality rates than cubs who do not have to swim as far, a study shows. "Climate change is pulling the sea ice out from under polar bears' feet, forcing some to swim longer distances to find food and habitat," co-author of the study, Geoff York of World Wildlife Fund (WWF), told Reuters. Polar bears are not naturally aquatic creatures. They rely on ice or...


Latest Bear Reference Libraries

Cave bear, Ursus spelaeus
2013-06-22 16:42:25

The cave bear (Ursus spelaeus) is an extinct species that was found in Europe during the Pleistocene. Its range was large and included areas from Great Britain to Spain, Italy, Poland, the Balkans, areas of Germany, Russia, the Caucuses, Romania, and northern areas of Iran. Large numbers of skeletons have been found in Switzerland, southern Germany, Austria, northern Spain, Hungary, Croatia, and Romania. Because so many fossils have been found throughout Europe, some experts assert that there...

Grizzly Bear, Ursus arctos horribilis
2013-06-03 13:23:12

The grizzly bear (Ursus arctos horribilis), also known as the grizzly, the North American brown bear, or the silvertip bear, is one of many subspecies of the brown bear. It is typically found in upland areas of western North America. Its range once extended from Canada to Mexico and even into the western shores of the Hudson Bay in the east. Its range has been reduced to many areas of Canada, Alaska, and northwestern areas of the United States including Washington, Wyoming, Idaho, and...

Asian Black Bear, Ursus thibetanus
2013-06-03 13:08:46

The Asian black bear (Ursus thibetanus), also known as the white-chested bear or the moon bear, is a species that holds a large range. This range includes northern areas of the Indian Subcontinent, most areas of the Himalayas, far eastern Russia, northeastern areas of China, Korea, and the Honshū and Shikoku islands near Japan. As is common to black bear species, the Asiatic black bear prefers a habitat within deciduous forests, mixed forests, deserts, and thornbrush forests. It can...

Cave Bear, Ursus spelaeus
2013-05-17 22:36:40

The cave bear (Ursus spelaeus) is an extinct species that was found in Europe during the Pleistocene. Its range was large and included areas from Great Britain to Spain, Italy, Poland, the Balkans, areas of Germany, Russia, the Caucuses, Romania, and northern areas of Iran. Large numbers of skeletons have been found in Switzerland, southern Germany, Austria, northern Spain, Hungary, Croatia, and Romania. Because so many fossils have been found throughout Europe, some experts assert that there...

Brown Bear, Ursus arctos
2013-05-17 22:30:23

The brown bear (Ursus arctos) can be found in North America and northern areas of Eurasia. There are sixteen recognized subspecies of the brown bear. This is the most widely distributed species of bear in the world, although its range is shrinking. Its range includes the Alaska and a few other areas of the United States, areas of Russia, and Romania and other areas of the Carpathian region, as well as Canada, Sweden, Finland, and the Balkans. The brown bear derives its common name from the...

More Articles (10 articles) »