Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center (NOROCK)

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Search here for some of our available field imagery and videos. Can't find what you are looking for? Contact sbeldin@usgs.gov to see what we have available.

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October 1, 2007

Grizzly Bear and Cub in Bear Hair Trap

Grizzly bear and her cub visit a bear hair trap in Glacier National Park. The bear leaves hair samples snagged on the barbed wire as it enters and exits the site. Both bears vigorously rub in the lure pile which is a pile forest debris that had a liquid scent lure poured on it.

September 5, 2007

Grizzly Bear Rubbing Tree and Log

This is two video clips captured at the same site from two different angles. The rub trees are on one side of the trail and the excavated log is on the other side. Bears that rub on one or more of the trees often visit the log as well. The clips show a grizzly bear rubbing on a tree regularly used by bears then investigates and rubs on the decaying log on the opposite side

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August 16, 2007

Fox in Bear Hair Trap

A red fox visits a bear hair trap site in Glacier National Park.

August 10, 2007

Black Bear Cub Rubbing on a Tree

Black bear cub awkwardly rubs on a bear rub tree regularly used by bears in Glacier National Park.

August 9, 2007

Grizzly Bear with Cubs Charges Wolf

A wolf feeds on a road-killed elk carcass in the morning. A grizzly bear with two cubs feeds on the carcass in the evening. A grizzly bear will chuff and pop its jaw when it feels threatened. Sometimes it will also charge at the threat, usually veering off or stopping short -- a bluff charge. Early the next morning a grizzly bear with cubs chuffs and bluff charges a wolf.

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June 3, 2007

Black Bear Rubbing Tree and Attacks Camera

Black bear rubs on a tree regularly used by bears in Glacier National Park then approaches, sniffs, and swats the camera.

May 26, 2007

Grizzly Bear Rubbing Tree

Grizzly bear sniffs and rubs on trees regularly used by bears in Glacier National Park then visits a log off screen and returns to the trees to rub again.

May 23, 2007

Grizzly Bear Rubbing Tree

Grizzly bear vigorously rubbing on a tree regularly used by bears in Glacier National Park.

May 11, 2007

Fat Grizzly Bear Digging at a Log

Grizzly bear rubbing, laying on, and excavating a decaying tree in Glacier National Park. The log shows long-term use by bears.

October 31, 2006

Herd of Elk in Glacier National Park

Elk walk past a bear rub tree in Glacier National Park.

August 27, 2006

Wolves in Glacier National Park

Eight wolves walk past a bear rub tree in Glacier National Park.