July 19, 2018
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See how you would fare during a black bear encounter with this quiz

Sharon Fiedler | Courtesy photo
Sharon Fiedler | Courtesy photo
A black bear walks near Taylor Bait Pond in Orono.
By Dan MacLeod, BDN Staff

As we’ve written before, black bear attacks are pretty rare in Maine.

But they have been know to happen. And if you ever come across a bear in the wild — or even your backyard — it’s good to know what to do.

Check out our post from April on how to handle yourself if you come across a bear — or if one stumbles upon you.

Then try your hand at this quiz from Outdoor Hub.

 

 


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