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Bear Parts Use in Vietnam: Do We Know as Much as We Think We Do?
Elizabeth Oneita Davis & Jenny Anne Glikman & Brian Crudge & Madelon Williamsen & Vinh Dang & Tuan Bendixsen
International Bear News 2018 Summer Vol. 27 No. 2 on pages 12-13

A Tribute to Three Bear Biologists, Tennessee to Iran, and Thoughts on Mentoring
Dave Garshelis
International Bear News 2018 Summer Vol. 27 No. 2 on pages 6-10

Use of Small Explosives are a Threat to Sloth Bears in India
Attur Shanmugam Arun & Shanmugavelu Swaminathan & Thomas Sharp & Yogaraj Panerselvam & Kartick Satyanarayan & Geeta Seshamani
International Bear News 2018 Summer Vol. 27 No. 2 on pages 13-14

Monitoring Bears in Southeast Asia: Debrief of a Workshop in Ljubljana
Brian Crudge & Dave Garshelis
International Bear News 2018 Fall Vol. 27 No. 3 on pages 22-23

Sun Bear Conservation Action Plan Implementation Update
Brian Crudge & Caroline Lees & Matt Hunt & Dave Garshelis
International Bear News 2018 Fall Vol. 27 No. 3 on pages 33-34

Observations of a Sloth Bear Feeding on a Honeycomb in a Tree in Melghat Tiger Reserve, Maharashtra, India
Om Gosatkar & Sunil Rathod & Nisha Singh
International Bear News 2018 Fall Vol. 27 No. 3 on pages 59-60

Elizabeth Oneita Davis, San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research Jenny Anne Glikman, Member: Human–Bear Conflicts Expert Team, IUCN Bear Specialist Group Brian Crudge, Member: Sun Bear Expert Team, IUCN Bear Specialist Group Madelon Williamsen, TRAFFIC Vietnam (formerly) Vinh Dang, TRAFFIC Vietnam Tuan Bendixsen, Member: Asiatic Black Bear and Sun Bear Expert Teams, IUCN Bear Specialist Group The bear conservation [...]

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Dave Garshelis, Co-chair IUCN Bear Specialist Group Much has been written about how people from 5 generations interact within the global workforce. Mentoring is a common theme, deemed crucial to success in many fields, especially science. A mentor can change one’s life: open a new way of thinking; provide advice, encouragement, and opportunities; and set one on a career path. [...]

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Attur Shanmugam Arun, Wildlife SOS Shanmugavelu Swaminathan, Wildlife SOS Thomas Sharp, Member: Sloth Bear Expert Team, IUCN Bear Specialist Group Yogaraj Panerselvam, Wildlife SOS Kartick Satyanarayan, Member: Sloth Bear Expert Team, IUCN Bear Specialist Group Geeta Seshamani, Wildlife SOS For 6 months in 2017, the field research team of Wildlife SOS had been tracking a radio-collared wild sloth bear (Melursus [...]

By |January 11th, 2020|Categories: Human-Bear Conflict, India, Sloth Bear|0 Comments

Brian Crudge, Member: Sun Bear Expert Team, IUCN Bear Specialist Group Dave Garshelis, Co-Chair IUCN Bear Specialist Group Southeast Asia contains some of the highest human population densities on the planet, which pose severe constraints on sun bears (Helartcos malayanus) and Asiatic black bears (Ursus thibetanus) through habitat loss and hunting. Many bear populations exist in increasingly fragmented forest habitats [...]

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Brian Crudge, Member: Sun Bear Expert Team, IUCN Bear Specialist Group Caroline Lees, Program Officer, IUCN SSC CPSG Matt Hunt, Co-Chair, Asiatic Black Bear Expert Team, IUCN Bear Specialist Group Dave Garshelis, Co-Chair IUCN Bear Specialist Group In September 2017 a hundred stakeholders gathered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, for the 1st International Symposium on Sun Bear Conservation & Management. The [...]

By |January 11th, 2020|Categories: Conservation, Sun Bear, Symposium, Workshop|0 Comments

Om Gosatkar, Member, Youth for Nature Conservation Organization Sunil Rathod, Maharashtra Forest Department Nisha Singh, Wildlife and Conservation Biology Research Lab Hot summer days in central India drive animals to shrinking water holes, which provide excellent opportunities for viewing. On one such day we rode through Melghat Tiger Reserve, Maharashtra, to view wildlife, especially hoping to see a sloth bear [...]

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