Interesting asiatic black bear facts: asiatic black bear can reach 47 to 75 inches in length and 88 to 440 pounds of weight asiatic black bear has shaggy, black coat with whitish-creamy, crescent-shaped mark on the chest (hence the nickname moon bear. In other areas of north america, it is more common for black bears to be cinnamon in color or a more rare white 2) the average length of a black bear is 5 to 6 feet, and the average height is 2. There are eight species of bear: american black bear, asiatic black bear, brown bear, giant panda bear, polar bear, spectacled bear, sloth bear and sun bear they are found in a wide range of habitats in both the northern and southern hemispheres, mainly the americas, europe and asia.
Feeding, habitat, distribution, reproduction, anatomy and more facts about brown bears, american black bears, grizzly bears, kodiak bears, panda bears, asian black bear, sloth bear, sun bear and others all the other species can be found in north america, asia and europe. The name black bear is not a very accurate name for this species of bear they can come in many colors such as black, brown, gray, silvery-blue, and cream most black bears are, in fact, black but often a black colored bear will have brown cubs and brown colored bears may have black cubs the black. Black bear facts, information & photos the black bear is one of america's most magnificent creatures the black bear's cunning and strength reminds us to respect the power of nature black bear (ursus americanus) exclusively belong to the continent of north america this powerful, yet charming creature is the smallest of the continent’s three bear species, but by far the most common. Not to brag, but bears are considered by biologists to be among the smartest animals in north america, especially because we can perform complex tasks i’m a very smart and patient hunter, and sometimes i have to wait for hours above a seal’s breathing hole in the ice, waiting for the seal so i can eat him.
American black bears - claws are great for climbing — love to swim, hunt for fish — they have color vision — amazing sense of smell-very smart- hikers put food in metal containers and still break in — love food — hibernate up to 7 months, or skip it. Fun facts about sloth bears for kids sloth bears have shaggy, black hair that looks messy they have long, curved claws sloth bears eat fruitthey love mangoes and figs. The american black bear is the most common species of bear native to north america they have a body length between 13 and 19 m (425 - 625 ft), a tail length between 7 and 15 cms (275 - 6 inches) and they weigh between 55 and 300 kgs (120 - 660 lbs. Home bear facts black bear basic bear factsquick black bear facts quick black bear facts by lynn l rogers, phd from watchable wildlife: the black bear—updated february 3, 2002 range: the american black bear is found only in north america the population is estimated at 750,000. The united states of america is the world's third largest country in size and nearly the third largest in terms of population located in north america, the country is bordered on the west by the pacific ocean and to the east by the atlantic ocean.
The american black bear is restricted to north america, and the polar bear is restricted to the arctic sea all the remaining species of bear are asian. Biologists estimate that 500 years ago, about 100,000 grizzly bears roamed north america, ranging from the wide alaskan tundra to the sierra madre peaks of mexico they caught salmon and steelhead up and down the pacific coast and followed waterways through the rockies and across the great plains. Interesting & fun facts about grizzly bear grizzly bears can be found anywhere in canadian provinces of british columbia, alberta, yukon, and the northwest territories and the us states of alaska, idaho, wyoming, washington, and montana. American black bear (ursus americanus)also known as black bear or north american black bear species code: uram what they look like: the american black bear is the most common bear native to north america the coat of a black bear is shaggy and usually black but it can also be dark brown, cinnamon, or yellow-brown. The american black bear is a species of medium-sized bears found in north america since its population has grown over the last two decades, it has become the most familiar and widely distributed of all the bear species in america.
Black bear facts 1 american black bears are found in canada, mexico and north america 2 they mostly eat grasses, herbs and fruit, but will sometimes eat other things, including fish black bear are interesting emaanfn national geographic kids is the best place for kids to learn science jdog. Tingly facts about polar bear that kids will love to read about interesting polar bear facts for kids habitat the polar bear provincial park, situated north of ontario canada is a 9,093 square miles expanse devoted to the conservation of these magnificent animals. According to bear life, north american black bears like to swim if there is water where they live they will exploit it for food if there is water where they live they will exploit it for food. The largest black bear ever recorded in north america weighed 880 pounds and lived in north carolina many facts including growth rate, habitat, time of year, diet, and gender determine how big a bear will grow.
Ice age wildlife fun facts bigger than a black bear, bigger than a grizzly bear, bigger than a polar bear - the giant short faced bear (gsfb) was a gigantic predator on the mammoth steppes of ice-age alaska the modern grizzly bear migrated over the land bridge from asia to north america and has only lived here about 60,000 years. Bear facts: did you know that only 8 species of bears are extant polar bears have black skin of the 8 species of bears, specialized magazines and media and converts it into colorful and animated slideshows that are easy and fun to read, making the information accessible to students, teachers and curious minds for fun, research. The north american caribou herds have the longest migrations of any land mammal find out more orca facts here polar bear polar bear: click the picture to visit our polar bear facts page wolverine facts arctic animals list: conclusion.