News tagged with brown bears

Migratory bears down in the dumps

University of Utah biologists working in Turkey discovered two surprising facts about a group of 16 brown bears: First, six of the bears seasonally migrated between feeding and breeding sites, the first known brown bears ...

dateJun 23, 2016 in Ecology
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How to catch hair from a bear

Brown bears' hair and droppings contain their DNA. This is important for research and management of brown bears. All good in theory, but how does one practically go about collecting DNA?

dateNov 04, 2015 in Ecology
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