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30 June 2020
Be Bear Smart
Why do bears spend the summer eating?
they need to prepare for hibernation in the winter
they like the smell of barbecues
more people go camping, so there is more human food around
they are hungry after hibernation
Why do bears like human food?
it tastes better
it is easy for them to get
it gives them a lot of energy
it has more variety
Why do bears come close to homes and campsites?
Why shouldn't bears eat human food?
it is not healthy for them
bears in human areas might hurt or scare people
it is too easy for them to get
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