American Black Bear
Forests, mountainous areas, scrublands, deserts, wetlands, and areas near rivers and lakes
Most of Canada and various regions in the United States and far northern Mexico
Least Concern (IUCN Red List)
This species is
to the Truckee Meadows.
National Geographic, American Black Bear, 2021, https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/a/american-black-bear/
Nevada Department of Wildlife, Black Bear, 2021, http://www.ndow.org/Species/Furbearer/Black_Bear/
Get Bear Smart Society, Know the Difference, 2021, http://www.bearsmart.com/about-bears/know-the-difference/
The Smithsonian Book of North American Mammals, 1999, book.
IUCN Red List, American Black Bear, 2021, https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/41687/114251609
Pyramid Lake, The Paiute Language, 2021, http://www.numuinc.com/home/the-tribe/the-paiute-language/
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