Posts Categorized: Grizzly bear

Are you ColBEAR Aware? »

Next week is Bear Awareness Week, but this year we’re kicking it off a little early… Check out our lighthearted campaign urging comedian Stephen Colbert to put aside his irrational fear of bears and give these important animals the respect they deserve.

Don’t Shoot… Spray! »

Sarah Palin teaches Kate Gosselin how to handle bears in the backcountry. Her advice? Grab yer gun. No mention of bear spray even though it can be safer and more effective than shooting.

Bear Aware in Bear Country »

Are conflicts between bears and humans inevitable? We’re working to make sure they are not. Defenders of Wildlife is dedicated to minimizing bear-human conflicts and helping humans coexist with bears and other predators.