MAP: See Bear Sightings in New Canaan

A look at bear reported bear sightings in Connecticut through February of this year.


There's been a single bear sighting in New Canaan so far this year according to the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP), the agency that tracks Connecticut's wildlife.

According to the DEEP, 2,776 bears sightings were reported between April 2012 and February 2013, with the most coming from Farmington (239), Burlington (200) and Torrington (168).

Learn more about black bears and their resurgance in Connecticut on the DEEP's website.


Have you seen a bear in New Canaan lately? Tell us about it in the comments and/or add your photos and videos to our Neighborhood Gallery.


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