Comparison of Intervention Programs Designed to Reduce Human-Bear Conflict: A Review of the Literature
Contributor(s):: Meredith L. Gore
Black bear populations are increasing throughout North America (McCracken 1995, Peine 2001). Typically, when areas of black bear population expansion overlap regions of substantial human use (e.g., a suburban neighborhood or tourist destination), conflict can ensue. Human-bear conflict is an...
A Quantitative Analysis of Kalandars and Captive Bears in Pakistan
Contributor(s):: Thomas P. Rooney, Kendra C. Millam
In 2013, the Bioresource Research Centre (Islamabad, Pakistan) conducted a comprehensive census of the remaining dancing and bear-baiting bears in Pakistan. This involved locating and counting the actual involved bears and bear keepers (kalandars), collecting detailed socio-economic data from the...
Frequently Asked Questions About Trapping or Hunting Bears With Bait and Hounds 2014