Bear Scull ID

27 december 2019 A question of Dave Garshelis Hello BSG, Here’s an odd request: I’m wondering if anyone is good at bear skull identification? A museum asked me to identify photos of some bear skulls, to species, and possibly “subspecies”, sex, and age category. The skulls have no location information, so they could be from anywhere, apparently. There are multiple photos ... Read more...

The situation with the Brown Bear in the Pyrenees

20 december 2019 If you know French and like to read about the present situation with the bears in the Pyrenees, Bearn region, then we recommend you these three articles: See the annexes. La République des Pyrénées.fr du jeudi 5 septembre 2019, par Pierre Olivier Julien La République des Pyrénées.fr du 25 septembre 2019, par Gildas Boënnec. La République des Pyrénées du ... Read more...

Wolven herstellen natuurlijk evenwicht in Europa

1 oktober 2019 In de 19e eeuw verdween de wolf bijna compleet in Europa. Zonder de wolf veranderden de ecosystemen. Nu zijn er weer meer dan 20,000 wolven in Europa. De wolf keert terug naar zijn  territorium en herstelt het natuurlijk evenwicht. Read more...

Stamps with Bears

1 oktober 2019 On the next 2 url’s you can find a nice story about bears on stamps. These url’s come from the CBC-CA site. https://bit.ly/33KQUNH https://bit.ly/30rvlQo Read more...

IUCN conference 2020

1 oktober 2019 Recently we got an e-mail about an IUCN conference, to be held in 2020. This meeting is important, becasuse it deals with climat change and the effects of it. We must state that all 8 bear species in the world are affected, or will be affected, by climate change if nothing happens. We hope that many ... Read more...