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Comprehensive ReferencesCreed, William. Let's Show Blackie Some Respect!. [Wisconsin Conservation Bulletin, 23:6, June 1958, pp. 18-20.] Madison, 1958. View Full EntryJackson, H. H. T.. Mammals of Wisconsin. Madison, 1961. View Full EntryOlver, Linda. Bear in Mind. [Wisconsin Natural Resources, Vol. 33, #3, June 2009, pp. 16-19] Madison, 2009. View Full Entry (Full text available)Sanderson, Ivan. Living Mammals of the World. Garden City, New York, 1955. View Full Entry
Major ReferencesBauer, Erwin and Peggy. Predators of North America. New York, 1988. View Full EntryConover, Adele. Getting to Know Black Bears. [Smithsonian, Apr 1983 p.87] Washington, 1983. View Full EntryCreed, William. Let's Show Blackie Some Respect!. [Wisconsin Conservation Bulletin, June, 1958] 1958. View Full EntryKohn, Bruce. Status and Management of Black Bears in Wisconsin. [Technical Bulletin No. 129] Madison, 1982. View Full EntryOhio Division of Wildlife. Black Bear. [Life History Notes, Publication 378] Columbus, 1999. View Full Entry (Full text available)Scott, W. E.. Black Bear in Wisconsin. [Wisconsin Conservation Bulletin, 12:11, Nov. 1947, pp. 3-10.] Madison, 1947. View Full EntryWilson, Dave. Count on it. [Wisconsin Natural Resources, Vol. 35, #6, December 2011, pp. 13-17.] Madison, 2011. View Full Entry (Full text available)Wise, Sherry. Black Bear, The (Ursus americanus). [PUBL-WM015 85] Madison, 1985. View Full EntryWydeven, Adrian. Numbers Don't Add Up in Wolf-Hound Debate. [Milwaukee Journal-Sentenial, On Line, November 12, 2016] Milwaukee, 2016. View Full Entry
Minor ReferencesFanetti, Susan. My Dad...and the Bear..... [Blog [popping off] on the World Wide Web, posted June 26, 2012] San Francisco, 2012. View Full Entry (Full text available)
+++1963 SPECIAL HUNT
A special hunt was planned in Star Lake to help balance the bear population, according to a note in Backward Glances, Vilas County News-Review, October 1, 2003.
+++BEAR HUNTING KILL STATISTICS
DNR Annual Black Bear Harvest Reports, available online at the DNR website, show the following numbers killed in Vilas County for the years shown:
2014 82 (32 male, 44 female, 1 sex unknown) 2015 69 (33 male, 36 female