When: Fri., July 6, 5 p.m. 2012
John Beecham will present Living with Bears in Your Backyard, This presentation will describe the physical characteristics of the two species of bears in Idaho, their behavioral characteristics and ecology and will focus on strategies for living and camping in occupied bear habitat in Idaho. Beecham will also talk about what to do and what not to do when a person encounters a bear while hiking or camping in the forests adjacent to the Sawtooth Valley. Held at the Stanley Museum/Redfish Center off I75, near the base of the Sawtooth Mountains. Visit discoversawtooth.org for more info.