Pocosin Lakes Refuge: Black bear sightings possible all year

Pocosin Lakes Refuge has a year-round black bear population. And while the bears do slow down in the colder winter weather, in this region they don’t actually hibernate, according to the US Fish and Wildlife Service. “So on just about any day there’s a possibility that you might see a bear or two out crossing … Continue reading Pocosin Lakes Refuge: Black bear sightings possible all year