Presentation to take place July 24th in Portage Lakes of Akron
AKRON, OH – Are you interested in learning more about black bear activity in northeast Ohio? Ohio’s largest mammal spends a great deal of time in the spotlight this time of year. Join Division of Wildlife experts to learn more about these fascinating creatures at an informative public program on Wednesday, July 24th from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The program will take place at the Division of Wildlife headquarters, 912 Portage Lakes Drive, Akron.
Topics to be covered include bear biology, ecology, life history information, population trends and current status, management, and what to do if you encounter a black bear.
This program is best suited for ages 16 and up. The program is free but pre-registration is required as seating is limited. Call the front desk (8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday) of Wildlife District Three headquarters at (330) 644-2293.
ODNR ensures a balance between wise use and protection of our natural resources for the benefit of all. Visit the ODNR website at ohiodnr.gov.
For more information contact:
Geoff Westerfield, Division of Wildlife