Black Bear Hunt

FILE - A black bear is spotted in Vernon, N.J. on April 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Protesters Call On New Jersey To Scrap Bear Hunt

Animal rights advocates with doughnuts in tow rallied in Trenton Thursday to call on New Jersey to ban hunters from baiting bears and to bash Gov. Chris Christie for allowing the hunt.

12/04/2014

Bear hunters pose with a black bear that they killed at Waywayanda State Park. (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Fewer Permits Issued This Year For N.J. Bear Hunt

Fewer people have been issued permits for this year’s black bear hunt in New Jersey compared with last year.

12/08/2013

Bear hunters pose with a black bear that they killed at Waywayanda State Park. (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

New Jersey Black Bear Hunt To Begin On Monday

For the fourth year in a row, the New Jersey black bear hunt was set to get under way next week.

12/07/2013