Tag: black bear

Animal Corner – Black Bear

[caption id="attachment_1138" align="alignleft" width="170"] Black bear in Yellowstone[/caption] Black bears are the most common bear in America, in fact they are the most common bear species in the world! They enjoy a wide distribution across the country, primarily living in forested areas. Black bears are omnivores and their diet varies a lot depending upon the availability of food in their area. A male will weigh between 126–551 pounds, with their…