Bear Aware

Human-Bear Conflict – Second Take [Part V] [AUDIO]
Today we wrap-up our look at Human-Bear Conflicts in the Friday Final.  Education provides a key to reducing unwanted or unfortunate encounters between people and bears.  But, education is part providing information and part providing motivation...
Human-Bear Conflict – Second Take [Part IV] [AUDIO]
Today we go behind the headlines for a look at building a better bear trap.  For most of the last half-century, bear traps have been pretty standard.  Now, Missoula entrepreneur Ryan Alter has added state-of-the art technology and internet connectivity to traps...
Human-Bear Conflicts – Second Take [Partll] [AUDIO]
Karelian bear dogs have a long history.  The breed has existed in Europe and Scandanavia since Neolothic times.  While their focus was once on hunting, they are now an important training resource...an essential part of the bear sheparding program of the Wind River Bear Institute in Florenc…