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Characteristic of Asiatic black bear


The length 80-150cm (male is bigger than female)
The weight 40-130 kg
Eyesight It is not so good
Hearing ability It is superior to human being (insensitive to low tone)
Sense of smell We are sharp like dog. We can distinguish signs of life for smell, too

Characteristic of life


・It is omnivorous, but plants such as wild plants or nut are the center.
・It is in particular nut ant and bee flower of beech in autumn in the summer in spring that likes.


・Bear is apt to be concentrated in place having abundant bait.
・Bear of adult has home range of 30-70 square kilometers. When bait is short, we enlarge field of activities.
・In the case of male bear, there is example which moved 10 kilometers a day or more.

Time to move into action?

・It moves into action lively early in the morning in the summer in (from 4:00 a.m. to 7:00) and the evening (from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00).
・It moves into action well in autumn at noon in spring. Near house, we may come over in the night.
References: Kazuhiko Yoneda "harm of bear which makes use, and prevents" nobunkyo (1998)


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