Population Growth and Expansion of the Black Bear in Eastern Kentucky

Grants and Contracts Details


This research project continues to document the distribution, relative abundance, population demographics, reproductive o utput, and habitat use of black bears (Ursus americanus) in Kentucky. Data collected will be used to further our understanding of bear population expansion, population growth, and provide necessary data to refine demographic parameters required of predictive population models that evaluate the effects of varying harvest levels.
Effective start/end date7/15/135/30/14


  • KY Department of Fish and Wildlife: $93,000.00


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