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The annual Bear Fair is coming up fast! This year’s fair will be held Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 1 PM – 4 PM at the Doc Long Picnic Area in the Cibola national forest.
Scientific American has this article about the pinon and it’s potential in the western US. A lot of the climate change impacts on nature are seen here before most places, although this article also suggests that the fluctuation in trees could be due to previous abundance. In this post, a bear attempts to get into […]Read more "Interesting Article and FB post"
Today several of us led the BernCo East Mountain Interpretive Series event New Mexico Large Carnivores and Tracking at Ojito de San Antonio Open Space. Even though it was raining, a few brave souls joined us for the event! We talked about animal tracks, and how tracking animals is more than just following their footprints […]Read more "Tracking and Bears and Cougars, Oh My!"
The Bear Fair was a lot of fun, and attracted many people to come and learn about bears! People enjoyed the lectures. Kids liked the scavenger hunt. Many silent auction items were bid on. Due to being quite busy, I only got a few pictures. There were several tables. The ones for BEMP and the […]Read more "Had a Blast at Bear Fair 2018!"
Sunday, September 23, 2018 from 1 – 4 pm at the Albuquerque Zoo* Join the Sandia Mountain Bear Collaborative for this festive event which will feature lectures on living with Bears, and Bear behavior. Children’s events and booths about wildlife from local organizations will be near the Polar Bear enclosure! SCHEDULE OF EVENTS – […]Read more "Sandia Mountain Bear Collaborative Annual Bear Fair!"
Today a group of us from the Sandia Mountain Bear Collaborative are Bowling for Rhinos to support the Albuquerque Zoo. My bowling “skills” are non-existent but it is for a good cause. Life has been busy lately. Finally getting a chance to slow down a bit. The forest has been closed under drought conditions, but […]Read more "Bowling for Rhinos"