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Road kill bear

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On the way to winnie last weekend,I saw a dead bear in the ditch on 35 by sandstone.I've never seen a roadkill bear, but these things happen.On the way back, we saw 2 between moose lake and pine city. Is it just me or is this because of the weird weather we've had lately, or is the bear population up?

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Bear population is up and with the cool Spring, I am sure they need to travel further to find good grits. Too bad they meet their maker this way but I guees that is all part of the cycle!

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The bears came out early this Spring. The DNR said the road kill bears were feeding on car kill deer from the Winter. Bear decompose faster than any other mammal I know of but their hides last a long time.

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Heard a rumor that a huge bear was killed on 94 near Hudson WI this spring. 500+ lbs.

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I saw a live one crossing the road the other day. Pretty cool.

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I was up in the bagley area over the weekend and seen a huge sow with three cubs, maybe 100 yards from the road. The sow had a great chocolate coat. pretty cool to see them in the wide open like that.

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