Outwitting Bears

Outwitting Bears

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The Essential Handbook for Living with Bears, Avoiding Encounters, and Preventing Attacks on Anyone Living in Bear Country. Bears - both black and grizzly - are becoming a common sight at backyard feeders and garbage cans in rural and suburban North America. What might seem like a novelty at first, quickly becomes a dangerous nuisance for the homeowner, children, and pets. Outwitting Bears will show you how to: - identify and remove bear attractants - respond to a habituated bear - safeguard children and pets - create deterrents that work - avoid a bear encounter - survive a bear attackshow more

Product details

  • Paperback
  • 139.7 x 208.28 x 15.24mm | 249.47g
  • ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD
  • The Lyons Press
  • Guilford, United States
  • English
  • Ill.
  • 1585741604
  • 9781585741601

Review quote

"In praise of The Great Bear Almanac: "An indispensable reference." - Sports Afield In praise of Safe Travel in Bear Country: "Quite simply the definitive word on the subject." - Thomas McNamee, author of The Grizzly Bear"show more

About Gary P. Brown

Gary Brown, former chief ranger at Yellowstone, Denali, and Rocky Mountain national parks, is a private bear-management consultant and is the author of The Great Bear Almanac and Safe Travel in Bear Country. He lives in Bozeman, Montana.show more

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