Welcome, Guest! - or
Easy to remember!  »  VinNews.com

Email Article

Alaska - Outdoor Survival Tips For Bear Country

Jul 06, 2016 at 07:42 PM

Alaska - A basic rule on what to do when encountering a bear in the wilderness is so common, it's long been a mantra: "If it's brown, you lie down. If it's black, you fight back." But there's a caveat for run-ins with brown — or grizzly — bears. The idea is to play dead only after a brown bear has struck or is about to, not before, wildlife biologist Pat Owen said Tuesday, following an...

Email this article to a friend:

(required)
(required)
(required)
Please separate multiple addresses with commas
(required)

Your message and a link to the page will be sent to your friend.




Advertisements: