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PCT Bear Hang

Media Author: 
Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Bears Complain: PCT Bear Hang So Good It's Un-bearable!

Once bears and other wildlife become conditioned to our food, they become attracted to our campsites, homes, and trails, seeking us out as a source for food. This behavior can lead to aggression in some instances. Sometimes when bears become habituated to humans with food conditioning, land managers have no choice but to euthanized these bears.

One solution is the PCT Bear Hang.

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