Learn about living with bears; creating bear smart communities; recreating in bear country; bear safety at work; and managing bears (for wildlife officials).

[Animals] are not just living things; they are beings with lives… that makes all the difference in the world…next time you are outside…notice the first [animal] you see…you are beholding a unique individual with personality traits, an emotional profile, and a library of knowledge built on experience…what you are witnessing is not just biology, but a biography.

[Animals] are not just living things; they are beings with lives… that makes all the difference in the world…next time you are outside…notice the first [animal] you see…you are beholding a unique individual with personality traits, an emotional profile, and a library of knowledge built on experience…what you are witnessing is not just biology, but a biography.

[Animals] are not just living things; they are beings with lives… that makes all the difference in the world…next time you are outside…notice the first [animal] you see…you are beholding a unique individual with personality traits, an emotional profile, and a library of knowledge built on experience…what you are witnessing is not just biology, but a biography.