Bears Encroach Upon Urban Backyards

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The mild New England winter means that more bears are up and about…..looking for food….and not just inthe woods. They’re also exploring urban backyards and residential streets. Karen Brown of New England Public Radio lives in Northampton, Massachusetts, a small town with more than its share of furry visitors. (First aired on NPR’s Morning Edition, April 6, 2012.)

To hear on the NPR website:

http://www.npr.org/2012/04/06/150079405/bears-stuffing-themselves-near-massachusetts-homes

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