Farmer’s Market season in full swing

Twisp Washington has a vibrant farmer’s market every Saturday from 9am till noon. Lots of local crafts and produce. Many local residents, vacation home owners and tourists attend.It’s a great place to talk to a cross section of folks about …

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Report from the field, Montana

John taylor (my colleague from Wildlife Media) and I just returned from a short trip to Montana where we were meeting with the folks from Vital Ground about their work to create conservation easements in grizzly bear habitat. Vital Ground …

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Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee (IGBC) meeting

Want to learn about grizzlies in the North Cascades? Want to get involved with the recovery of grizzly bears in the North Cascades Ecosystem (NCE)?If so, you will want to attend the next Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee (IGBC) meeting. Periodically …

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Village Books in Bellingham welcomes…

Join us on Wednesday, January 7th at 7pm as The Grizzly Bear Outreach Project and Village Books are proud to welcome to Bellingham David Knibb, author of Grizzly Wars: The Public Fight over the Great Bear.Long a magnificent symbol of …

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Polar bears at the Burke

Hi Seattle polar bears fans,I thought you’d be interested in this polar bear event at the Burke museum in Seattle this coming weekend featuring Steve Kazlowski’s images and a talk by my polar bear research colleague Dr Steve Amstrup.This event …

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Governor proclaims official Bear Awareness Week

May 12-18 devoted to increasing awareness about the black and grizzly bears of WashingtonAs bears begin to emerge from winter sleep, they can be assured that Washington residents are going to be a little more informed about them this year, …

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Bear Awareness Day, Saturday May, 17th, 9am to 3pm

In celebration of Washington State Bear Awareness Week the Grizzly Bear Outreach Project (GBOP) will sponsor a Bear Awareness Day. This event will be hosted by the North Cascades Basecamp in Mazama.Planned activities include:• What’s in your woods?, using a …

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Woodland Park Zoo Bear event

The Woodland Park Zoo celebrated the fourth annual Bear Affair day on Saturday , April 5th. The day began with Zoo staff hosting a behind the scenes tour to a group of 40 folks invited by GBOP to get an …

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Governor Gregoire declares week of May 12 – 18 ‘Bear Awareness Week’

On February 28, 2008 Governor Christine Gregoire proclaimed May 12-18, 2008, as ‘Bear Awareness Week’ in Washington State, and urged all citizens to join in this special observance.The proclamation stressed the following points:• Washington’s wildlife and wild places are a …

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North Cascades Grizzly Bear Subcommittee Meeting, Tuesday April 22nd

The next meeting of the North Cascades Grizzly Bear Recovery Subcommittee will be held at the US Forest Service Ranger Station in North Bend, Washington from 10 AM to 2:30 PM on April 22, 2008. An agenda for the meeting …

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