Not all bears are as cute and cuddle as Winnie the pooh, knowing the appropriate response to a bear encounter could save your life and those with you. Although for the most part a very timid animal which attempts to avoid human contact at all possible, bears can be very unpredictable and dangerous.
This online bear awareness training program provides general information on the characteristics and behavior of bears, and provides helpful techniques to avoid interacting with bears, and safety navigate though encounters and conflicts. If you intend on working in areas were there is a poetical for bear encounters it is recommended that you take Bear awareness training.
Black Bears vs. Grizzly Bears: how to tell the difference
Bear Country Activities
Dealing with Confrontations