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Close bear encounter at Chilkoot highlights dangers;

 

September 1, 2011



A mix of bear watchers, photographers and other bruins on the Chilkoot River caused a stressful situation for one mother bear that nearly resulted in a dangerous confrontation with humans.

"This particular incident was the one that could...



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