An Increase In Black Bear Sightings In Pennsylvania Lead Experts To Believe More People Are Home To See Them

Black bears are making headlines in PA these days. Chances are you’ve seen a story on your local newscast about a black bear in a neighborhood, asleep in a pool, or digging in the trash. If you haven’t seen it on the news, just jump onto social media. While black bears are getting a whole lot of attention, does that mean there are more black bears in Pennsylvania these days?

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Have you spotted any black bears in Pennsylvania? Are you near a forested area or in a neighborhood? Join the conversation in the comments! For an up-close view of various animals, go on a drive-thru safari at Lake Tobias Wildlife Park in Halifax.

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