2nd Eastern Black Bear Workshop

Suggested Citation:
Author Name(s). 1974. Article Title. Pages X-XX in Proceedings of the 2nd Eastern Workshop on Black Bear Management and Research, April 16-18, 1974, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, USA.

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Table of Contents

Reports by State or University

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DeCarli, D. P. 1974. Conneticut. P. 11.

McDaniel, J. 1974. Florida. P. 12.

Ernst, R. 1974. Georgia. P. 13-15.

Hugie, R. 1974. Maine. P. 15-17.

Cardoza, J. E. 1974. Massachusetts. P. 17-19.

Harger, E. 1974. Michigan. P. 19-21.

Clarke, S. H. 1974. New York. P. 21-23.

Hamilton, R. B. 1974. North Carolina. P. 24-25.

De Calesta, D. S. 1974. North Carolina. North Carolina State University. P. 25-28.

Kordek, W. S. 1974. Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania State University. P. 29-31.

Stokes, S. W. 1974. South Carolina. P. 31-32.

Conley, R. 1974. Tennessee. P. 32-34.

Pelton, M. R. 1974. Tennessee, The University of Tennessee. P. 35-36.

Willey, C. H. 1974. Vermont. P. 36-37.

Raybourne, J. W. 1974. Virginia. P. 37-39.

Rieffenberger, J. 1974. West Virginia. P. 39.


Capturing, Handling, and Marking Techniques

Hamilton, R. B. 1974. A Brief and Cursory Summary of Some Trapping, Marking, and Handling Techniques for Black Bear. P. 40-46. PDF>>>

Raybourne, J. W. 1974. Capturing, Marking, and Handling Techniques For Black Bear in Virginia. P. 47-48. PDF>>>

Wills, G. B. 1974. Capturing, Handling and Marking Techniques For Black Bear in New York State. P. 49-58. PDF>>>

Discussion. 1974. Capturing, Marking, and Handling. P. 59-67.  PDF>>>


Parasites and Diseases

Hamilton, R. J., F. E. Kellogg, R. C. Sheard. 1974. Parasites and Diseases of the Black bear in the Southeast (Ursus americanus): A position report. P. 67-88. PDF>>>

Discussion. 1974. Parasites and Diseases. P. 89-90. PDF>>>


Population Estimation

Marcum, L. C. 1974. Estimating the Black Bear Population in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. P. 90-93. PDF>>>

Discussion. 1974. Population Estimation. P. 94-97. PDF>>>


Ammons, A. E. 1974. Observations of Reproductive Activity of Black Bears in Captivity in North Carolina. P. 98-100. PDF>>>

Collins, J. M. 1974. Reproduction of the Black Bear in North Carolina. P. 100-103. PDF>>>

Daniel, J. C., Jr. 1974. Conditions Associated With Embryonic Diapause During Reproduction in the Black Bear. P. 103-111. PDF>>>

Discussion. 1974. Reproduction. P. 112-121. PDF>>>


Movements, Homing, Dispersal, and Home Range

Beeman, L. E. 1974. Black Bear Movements in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. P. 122-127. PDF>>>

Hagar, E. M. 1974. Homing Behaviour of the Black Bear. P. 128-129. PDF>>>

Matula, G. J., Jr., W. S. Kordek, and J. S. Lindzey. 1974. Movements of Black Bear in Pennsylvania as Determined by Radio-tracking: A Preliminary Report. P. 130-138. PDF>>>

Rieffenberger, J. C. 1974. Range and Movements of West Virginia Black Bear During Summer and Autumn, 1973. P. 139-142. PDF>>>

Discussion. 1974. Movements: Homing, Dispersal, and Home Range. P. 143-150. PDF>>>


Hugie, R. H. 1974. Habitat of the Black Bear in Maine. P. 151-157. PDF>>>

McDaniel, J. 1974. Habitat of the Black Bear in Florida. P. 157-162. PDF>>>

Discussion. 1974. Habitat. P. 162-168. PDF>>>


Activities and Behavior

Burghardt, G. 1974. Research on Black Bear Behavior in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. P. 169-178. PDF>>>

Ernst, R. 1974. Activities and Behavior of the Black Bear in Georgia. P. 179-189. PDF>>>

Discussion. 1974. Activities and Behavior. P. 190-194. PDF>>>


Harvest Information

Conley, R. H. 1974. Methods of Harvesting Black Bear in the Southern Appalachian Mountains of Tennessee. P. 195-206. PDF>>>


Man and Black Bear Relationships

Bacon, E. S. 1974. Use of a Survey on Park Visitor Attitudes And Knowledge to Help Formulate Educational Programs. P. 207-213. PDF>>>

Clarke, S. H. 1974. Man and Black Bear Relationships in New York State. P. 214-221.  PDF>>>

Discussion. 1974. Man and Black Bear Relationships. P. 222-228. PDF>>>


Eagar, D.C., and  S. K. Stafford. 1974. A Bibliography of the Black Bear (Ursus americanus) in North America: 1960-1973. P. 229-238. PDF>>>

List of Participants. P. 239-242. PDF>>>