Thursday, July 9, 2009
Felicia Ortner, DEP Master Wildlife Conservationist, presented an informative evening
program on black bears in Connecticut. Audience members learned about changes in Connecticut's woodlands that have impacted wildlife, the lifestyle of black bears, how to best interact with bears unexpectedly and what to do to reduce the likelihood of a bear visit. Forty-five people attended this second session of summer programs for adults.