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Black Bears in Connecticut: When, Where, and How Many?

When: 
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Where: 
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Presentation
Audience: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Dr. Tracy Rittenhouse will tell us about a 4-year research project studying Connecticut’s black bear population as they have expanded their range throughout the state.  Results from the project are also available online at http://clear3.uconn.edu/viewers/bears/

Dr. Tracy Rittenhouse is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment at University of Connecticut.  She studies where wild animals live and how they travel through habitats. More information about her research is available on her website http://wfcc.uconn.edu/Tracy_Rittenhouse.php 

Inclement Weather: 
Contact the center
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Jasper Sha
(860) 455-9534

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.