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Recent Black Bear Sightings in San Diego County

topo map with bear sightings flagged - Scott Tremor

If you see a bear in San Diego County, call the local California Department of Fish & Game office at (858) 467-4201 with specific information on date, time, and location.

Text: Scott Tremor (SDNHM Research Associate) and
Randy Botta (California Department of Fish and Game)

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