Black Bears http://kpcw.org en Black Bear Tagging Helps Keep Population Healthy http://kpcw.org/post/black-bear-tagging-helps-keep-population-healthy <p>Originally aired July&nbsp;19, 2013.</p><p>The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources has been tagging black bears in the High Uintas of Summit County and other areas of the state to keep track of their movements and population. Rick Brough has more.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 18:38:00 +0000 Rick Brough 1653 at http://kpcw.org Black Bear Tagging Helps Keep Population Healthy Two Recent Bear Deaths; Two Different Reasons http://kpcw.org/post/two-recent-bear-deaths-two-different-reasons <p>Originally aired July 19, 2013.</p><p>In just the past couple of weeks, black bears have died in two separate mishaps in the high Uintas of Summit County. Last week, as we’ve reported, a bear that invaded a Scout Camp, attracted by food left out in the open, was shot by a Scout leader.</p><p>In another case, in late June, a bear died after reacting badly to a tranquilizer shot, during a DWR tagging operation. Rich Brough has more.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 18:38:00 +0000 Rick Brough 1655 at http://kpcw.org Two Recent Bear Deaths; Two Different Reasons