Black bear caught napping in a bald eagle’s large nest on Alaska navy base

Researchers surveying eagle nests discovered a black bear (Ursus americanus) sleeping in one among them.  (Picture credit score: Courtesy of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Cayley Elsik, JBER Environmental Conservation))

A black bear has been caught napping in an unlikely spot: the nest of a bald eagle. Researchers got here throughout the sleeping bear whereas surveying eagle nests on a navy base in Alaska. 

Black bears (Ursus americanus) are identified to sometimes benefit from eagles’ architectural work — and these invasions spell bother for the birds and their younger, in line with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS).

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