A YouTube account called “NIH Bear,” named after the furry critter that was spotted on the National Institutes of Health campus Thursday, has released two videos of the bear waking up after being tranquilized and transported out of Bethesda.
A bear spotted near downtown Rockville on Thursday morning has been tranquilized in the woods in North Bethesda, authorities say.
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it will change the way black bear hunts are managed to make planning easier for hunters.
Maryland’s black bear season is opening with rule changes that could push the tally over 100 for the first time since a 51-year ban on bear hunting was lifted in 2004.
A bear was seriously injured and had to be put down after it was struck by a car on southbound I-270 in Germantown Sunday morning.
A small black bear that ran for more than an hour through yards in the northwest part of the district has been captured and will be returned to the wild.