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‘Don’t look it in the eye’. What to do if you spot a bear in the Baltics

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Latvia has published recommendations for what to do in case you spot a bear. Up to 30 of them are awakening from their winter slumber across the border from Lithuania. “Currently in Latvia there are an estimated 20 to 30 bears in the wild, and specialists have assessed that our bear population is slowly returning, but there hasn’t yet been official confirmation that bears are breeding on Latvian territory,” said…