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Paul Davidson, Executive Director of the Black Bear Conservation Coalition;
by wtulnews and TELS Friday, Mar. 08, 2013 at 4:03 PM
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Paul Davidson, Executive Director of the Black Bear Conservation Coalition tells the story of his struggle to keep the LA Black Bear from going extinct, and the limitations of the ability of the Endangered Species Act to keep the Bear from going extinct.

audio: MP3 at 16.4 mebibytes

Paul Davidson, Executive Director of the Black Bear Conservation Coalition

The Louisiana Black Bear: No More Protection Needed? 

http://www.bbcc.org/ 

The Louisiana black bear was first brought into the national spotlight by the well-publicized display of sportsmanship by Teddy Roosevelt. Currently listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act, the Louisiana black bear is again making the news as some proclaim it has recovered sufficiently to be delisted, and even hunted.

image by USDAgov on flickr

photo by USDAgov on flickr

http://www.law.tulane.edu/tlsOrgs/tels/telc/summit.aspx?id=16031

materials:

http://www.law.tulane.edu/uploadedfiles/institutes_and_centers/Environmental_Law_Summit/The%20Louisiana%20Black%20Bear.zip

habitat for la black bear

habitat for la black bear

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