Officials: 267 Bears Killed In New Jersey HuntThe state Division of Fish & Wildlife's website showed that more than half of the bears were shot in Sussex County, where hunters harvested 146 bruins.
New Jersey's Bear Hunt BeginsThe last of five state-sponsored bear hunts aimed at reducing the bruin population and increasing public safety began 30 minutes before sunrise Monday and will continue through Saturday.
N.J. Hunters, Residents Push For Bigger Bear HuntSeeing a black bear cross your path in northwest New Jersey is no longer unusual—it’s becoming the norm. Bear hunting is held every year to keep the population down.
Fewer Permits Issued This Year For N.J. Bear HuntFewer people have been issued permits for this year's black bear hunt in New Jersey compared with last year.
New Jersey Black Bear Hunt To Begin On MondayFor the fourth year in a row, the New Jersey black bear hunt was set to get under way next week.
Preparations Under Way For New Jersey Bear HuntNew Jersey was gearing up this weekend for its fourth state-sanctioned bear hunt.
NJ Bear Hunt Ends With Fewer Kills Than Previous YearsState environmental officials said 285 bears were killed during the six-day hunt that ended on Saturday.
Protesters Rally As NJ's Annual Hunt Nets 55 Black BearsThe six-day hunt aims to control the state's black bear population, now estimated at about 2,900.
Connecticut Considers Bear HuntThe shooting of a backyard bear in Windsor has renewed discussion of whether there should be a bear hunt in Connecticut.
Conn. Wildlife Officials Mull Bear Hunt LotteryConnecticut wildlife officials are drafting plans for a bear hunt lottery that would decide who gets to kill a limited number of bears.
Bear In Hopatcong Man's Basement Went Undetected For WeeksFrank Annacone, 85, never imagined that a bear would move in with him. Annacone learned about his roommate yesterday from Dave Cornine, a Cablevision technician who had come over for a repair job in the basement.
Weather Continues To Hamper NJ Bear HuntersHunters killed 17 bears on Wednesday and 52 on Tuesday. That compares to 257 during the first day of the hunt on Monday.