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Backcountry bear basics

the definitive guide to avoiding unpleasant encounters

by Smith, Dave

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Published by The Mountaineers in Seattle, Wash .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America
    • Subjects:
    • Bear attacks -- North America -- Prevention.,
    • Outdoor recreation -- North America -- Safety measures.,
    • Black bear -- Behavior.,
    • Grizzly bear -- Behavior.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 106-107) and index.

      Other titlesBear basics
      StatementDave Smith.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL737.C27 S6 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination109 p. :
      Number of Pages109
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL659012M
      ISBN 10089886500X
      LC Control Number97004241
      OCLC/WorldCa36315963

      Backcountry Bear Basics. One of the most direct books on avoiding bears in the backcountry, this was written by Dave Smith, a naturalist who has worked in Yellowstone, Glacier, Denali and Glacier Bay national parks and so knows a little something . Yellowstone Grizzly Foundation Research Director Steven P. French describes Backcountry Bear Basics as "practical and refreshing, not full of scientific jargon. (It's) the number-one book .

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