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Pennsylvania Black Bear



Scientific Name:

Ursus americanus
Season and Limit: See Seasons and Bag Limits

Bear Feeding Ban: It is unlawful to intentionally lay or place food, fruit, hay, grain, chemical, salt or other minerals that may cause bears to congregate or habituate an area. In addition, if nuisance bears are being attracted to an area by other wildlife feeding, wildlife conservation officers can issue written notice to temporarily halt the activity.


Reference


Research
Pennsylvania Residents' Opinions On and Attitudes toward Black Bears
Pennsylvania Residents' Opinions On and Attitudes toward black Bears - Executive Summary

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Pennsylvania Game Commission, 2001 Elmerton Ave, Harrisburg Pennsylvania 17110-9797