Comments for: Biologists track down Lugnut, Maine’s famous black bear

Posted Feb. 22, 2013, at 11:06 a.m.
Last modified Feb. 23, 2013, at 11:48 a.m.

TOWNSHIP 11 RANGE 8 | “I can smell the bear,” whispered Lisa Bates, placing her index finger to the side of her nose. Crouched by a hollow spruce on Tuesday afternoon, Bates scooped snow away from the tree trunk until she found an opening — the entrance to Lugnut’s …


In a previous version of this story, a photo caption incorrectly identified Lisa Bates as a Bear Crew volunteer.

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