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American black bear

Ursus americanus


Black, not fully grown.


My back yard, which is deciduous forest in a very rural part of upstate New York.


Found this guy rummaging through my garbage

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New York, USA

Spotted on May 31, 2013
Submitted on May 31, 2013

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