N.J. Division of Fish & Wildlife

This black bear cub got caught up a tree in Montclair, N.J., on June 4, 2013, before eventually being tranquilized by wildlife officials. (Photo: CBS 2)

Black Bear Cub Up A Tree Captivates Onlookers In Montclair, N.J.

Bear sightings are nothing new in some parts of New Jersey, but on Tuesday in Montclair, residents got a lot more than a glimpse.


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Lack Of Acorns, Other Nuts Forcing Black Bears Into N.J. Residential Areas

Black bears thrive in the wooded areas of northwest part of the Garden State. But more and more of them are being spotted in local neighborhoods, feasting on whatever they can find.