The Real Bears of the Ark-La-Tex [VIDEO]


Are there Black Bears in our area? Yes, there have been more and more confirmed sightings of Black Bears in our area lately. Arkansas Game & Fish recently set out traps for a black bear that was caught on camera out at Jack’s Isle on Millwood Lake.

This photo from the bear sighted at Jack’s Isle was shared to social media

Photo via Facebook/Peggy Jean Sparks

The Black Bear population has really been growing over the last couple of decades and this video from the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department explains how the population is growing and how some of the efforts to track the growth and movement work.


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