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BSB Science Biology Nature conservation online: The American Black Bear Ursus americanus also known as the North American black bear is the most common bear species native to North America, black bears were once common in the Texas Hill Country. Many places have the bear in their name as it was when Bear Springs Ranch was founded in 1860. Bear were roaming, but all shot dead

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Black bears have lived in North America for about two million years.
Black Bears - lat. Ursus americanus are native to the US and are found all over North America - there are 16 subspecies of the American black bear.
Other North American bears are:
Grizzly/brown bear and the polar bear.
In the Southern United States
Black bears - ursus americanus remain in the protected mountains and woodlands of parks and preserves. Bears that wander outside the parks have found new territories, - always threatened by hunters.
Black Bears are usually 5 to 6 ft long with a shoulder height of 2.5 to 3 ft. Standing up, a Black Bear can reach up to 7 ft tall - females are a third smaller than males. Black bear males can weigh 150 lbs to 660 lbs.
Black bears have a lifespan of about 20 years, they can run up to 35 mph, climb up a tree easily and are good swimmers. Black bears are omnivores with a diet of plants, meat, and insects. Only 12% of their food is animal matter.

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The black bear's diet changes seasonally. In spring black bears eat mostly grasses, greenbriar, and tree cambium.
In summer black bears love to eat green vegetation, seeds and berries - all kinds of berries: dewberry, blackberry, elderberry, grape, poke berry, dogwood and persimmon fruits.
Insects are also part of black bears diet.
According to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, suitable forest communities include the species bald cypress, water tupelo, river birch, American sycamore, cottonwood, American elm, green ash, Nuttal oak, overcup oak sweetgum, water oak, swamp chestnut oak, and cherrybark oak - food, cover and water and a place to live without human disturbance - that's what Black bears are asking for.
black bear cub climbing tree Why are bears so rare in the Texas Hill Country?
This medium-sized bear, black to brown in color, with rather long coarse fur, is considered shy and retiring. A typical adult black bear weighs between 200 and 400 pounds, with some reaching 500 pounds. Preferring woodland and forested habitats, they formerly roamed the majority of Texas in considerable abundance. Although deemed carnivores, black bears are more accuractely described as omnivores, showing considerable variation in their diets. Along with an affinity for honey, insects, nuts, acorns, berries, roots, and forbs, black bears will take fish, carrion, and camp garbage. Occasionally, a stressed or otherwise ornery individual may take young deer or small livestock - an infrequent behavior that was a contributing factor to the bear's eventual demise in Texas.
It is largely believed that Texas bears were entirely gone from the state by the 1950s. The last documented strongholds occurred in the Davis and Chisos Mountain ranges of far West Texas, and a rumor of bear sightings in the wild woodlands of eastern Matagorda County was never dismissed. As a cheap and readily available source of meat for ranch/plantation workers and hounds, as a trophy hunt for both size and number killed, and to prevent depredation of livestock (primarily hogs, sheep, and goats), these animals experienced unsustainable hunting pressure through the 19th and early part of the 20th century. Plateau's Beryl Armstrong shares the story of John Leakey founding a sawmill in Rio Frio in the late 1870s. Leakey hired a local hunter to provide meat for the workers until they could get a livestock operation established. During the course of a year, the hunter brought in 51 bears, after which bears were never again seen in abundance in the area. A 1945 report from the Texas Game, Fish, and Oyster Commission (precursor to Texas Parks and Wildlife) illustrates the yearly tradition of the Womble Family. From 1850-1860, Mr. Womble engaged in a yearly bear hunt in the Devil's Pocket area of southeastern Wharton County. Over a couple of days, Mr. Womble would hunt and kill enough bears to fill a wagon.
Killing a bear for fun or for the thrill was quite normal, and this behavior continued till today. Little to no control was exercised in the management of bears until it was virtually too late.
1973, restrictions on bear hunting were put in place and, not until a decade later in 1983, was hunting bear completely prohibited.
Finally, after reports of infrequent sightings and a five year investigation by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, black bear were placed on the state endangered species list, currently listed as threatened. The federally threatened Louisiana sub-species, formerly found in east Texas, offered additional federal protection by the Endangered Species Act. These protections make it illegal and punishable by jail and/or fine to kill, harm, or harass all bears in the state of Texas.

Reports of reestablishment in west Texas began in the mid 1980s and, in 1988, photographic documentation of a sow with cubs near Emory Peak in Big Bend National Park provided the undeniable evidence. With these occurrences, black bear could again be counted present on the wildlife roll call of Texas. In the beginning, the majority of bear sightings on both sides of the state were likely of nomadic young males wondering in search of productive forage sites but, with the documented presence of females and young, support for a self-perpetuating west Texas population grew.
Black bear sightings within the western Edwards Plateau region are not new, but have been primarily confined to the area surrounding Del Rio. Relatively recently, many reports and verified observations have occurred north and east of the area.
A black bear was recently killed near Mountain Home by a man who reported he felt threatened for himself and his dogs. This particular bear was a young 103-pound male that had been a welcome guest of some of the local landowners. Necropsy results show that its last meal consisted of prickly pear tuna (cactus fruit) and a feral hog.
Another bear was killed this year in an auto collision near Comstock, and additional bear sightings have been confirmed recently near Menard, Leaky, and Kerrville. These sightings are more frequent during drought years as younger individuals search for steady food sources and territories. Meteorological conditions appear to serve as the fuel for migrations, whereas surplus animals, in an area of pre-established occupation, are the engine.
Wildlife biologists have been tracking observations throughout the Edwards Plateau, collecting photographs, estimating their numbers, and even tracking the movement of individuals. Many challenges remain as long as people can just claim to feel threatened to kill a bear.
The return of the black bear is exciting and encouraging - the type of event wildlife biologists live for!
Mike Kruegar of Texas Parks and Wildife is the main "bear guy" in the Hill Country and west Texas and can be reached at (830) 896-2500.

Penalties for illegal killing of a bear range up to $10,000, jail time and loss of hunting privileges.

Bear Sightings Increase In Northeast Texas
Habitat Exists For Population
Tyler Morning Telegraph

The question no longer appears to be if black bears will return to East Texas, but when will there be an established population.
Once commonplace throughout the state, the last known native bear in East Texas was believed shot in Polk County in 1950.

Beginning in the 1970s a few bears began trickling back into the state, wandering down from Arkansas and Oklahoma and on rare occasions Louisiana.
Since 1990, about 35 sightings have been recorded in Northeast Texas, leaving researchers to believe the bears are on the verge of settling in. 'There is evidence of bears in East Texas, north in Red River County,' said Dr. Christopher E. Comer, associate professor at College of Forestry and Agriculture at Stephen F. Austin State University.

Comer is heading a research project in conjunction with the Black Bear Conservation Coalition, an organization that promotes conservation for the southern black bear, and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Research students from SFA have just completed a two-year look at bear frequency and habitat in Northeast Texas and are beginning a similar project in the southeast corner of the state.
Comer said this has been an unusually active summer for bear sightings in Northeast Texas with three or four separate bears caught on game cameras at feeders. All are believed to be young males that have struck out on their own or forced out from an area with a high bear concentration. 'They come to Texas and there is a lot to eat and no competition. They can get food from (deer) feeders and there are a lot of berries and acorns,' Comer said. The bears don't stay because after a while they get lonesome and return to an area where there are females.
Comer said the natural progression of movement into an area seems to start with an incidental sighting of two young males. In time those sightings become more frequent as the bear numbers increase. Eventually, the females will arrive and populations become established. 'The females tend to move more slowly. What is going to lead to a population in Texas is when it becomes a part of the Oklahoma population,' Comer said. He added, 'Red River County seems to be in the middle of that phase.' Comer said Southeast Texas is in the first phase. The state's Trans Pecos region, south of I-10 and east to Del Rio, is in the third stage. 'We consider that occupied bear habitat. We know we have breeding bears there and in the Guadalupe Mountains National Park,' said John Young, TPWD mammalogist, who oversees the department's mountain lion and bear programs.

Young said the West Texas bears moved into the state from northern Mexico beginning about 17years ago. That population has been expanding, but is slowed in years of drought.
Bear numbers in Oklahoma have climbed to the point that the Oklahoma Wildlife Conservation Commission has instituted a limited hunting season in Latimer, Le Flore, McCurtain and Pushmataha counties in the Southeast corner of the state, just north of Texas' Red River County.

In the spring of 2007, Red River County landowner Mike Ford came across a black bear standing in the road of some property he leases. 'When I first saw it standing in the road it was a half mile away. It was May and we had seen a lot of Eastern turkeys, and I figured it was a gobbler strutting. Then I thought it wasn't a turkey because it was too big and too far away,' Ford recalled. Going down a list of what it might be, Ford said he settled on either a stray calf or a wild pig. It wasn't until got within 400 yards that he realized what he had just seen. 'When it left the road, just by its gait I said, 'That's no hog. That was a bear.' I have been hunting in Alaska and Canada for 20 years, I know what a bear looks like when it runs,' Ford said. Like the Eastern wild turkeys, Ford said he would like to see the bears return to the area. 'We wouldn't have Eastern turkeys if people didn't care and brought them back and we wouldn't have deer in East Texas if people hadn't cared. Whatever we can get back in East Texas that is natural to the area is great,' he said. Unlike wolf repatriation projects, most landowners aren't opposed to black bears because while they are omnivores; they are most likely to feed on berries, acorns, fruits, insects and, of course, the occasional beehive.
As the bears return, SFA's Comer believes they should find a waiting home in Northeast Texas. 'That is what we found using a habitat suitability model. There are not a lot of big trees to serve as dens, but they can do without that. It has been found they can make a den in cover such as a blackberry thicket,' Comer said. He said one concern is the roads through the area, according to the scientific model. In reality, it may not be. 'The guy doing the research (in Red River County) went to states with bears such as New Jersey and Pennsylvania, and they have higher road densities. I am not sure that is an issue,' Comer said. TPWD placed restrictions on black bear hunting in 1973. It was banned altogether in 1987. In 1992 bears in East Texas were placed under federal protection because those in Southeast Texas were considered a part of the Louisiana subspecies. All bears in Texas were relisted as threatened in 1996.

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Science chemistry water pollution: a big environmental problem. Nature science explains why our drinking water supplies are at risk by water pollution, our food source ocean is in danger by water pollution, outdoor activities are reduced by contaminated polluted water in lakes, rivers + oceans by oil from tankers, oil spills. Air pollution gets as water pollution in Earth's oceans, lakes
Bear Springs Blossom Water conservation: environmental volunteers from Texas Stream Team fight water pollution. Volunteers take water sample; do water analysis on DO, pH, eColi, phosphate. Drinking water supplies at risk, food source creek, river, stream, oceans are endangered. Contaminated water in springs, lakes, rivers, oceans because man-made chemicals, pesticides, e-coli, phosphate, nitrite washed into Earth's water supply
BSB ocean conservation: Seas + oceans are essential for life on Earth - Earth oceans stabilize climate, humans need oceans food, oceans for water supply, ocean evaporation fills water aquifers, creeks, rivers. Bear Springs Blossom's international water management plan provides information on ocean water, protecting earth oceans. BSB nature conservation programs provide facts about ocean and sea water, ocean salinity, ocean water composition, how to reduce ocean pollution, science on water pollution of oceans, seas
conservation education online: oceans currents, as gulf stream, Humboldt current are essential for life on Earth - Earth's climate needs oceans currents, warm, cold clean water streams in Earth oceans provide humans with food. Bear Springs Blossom's international education program informs on ocean currents, facts about marine life, salinity issues, ocean water composition, ocean pollution, Conserving ocean currents
BSB education Physics: rainbows are sunlight refracted by raindrops. Physics, optics science classes explain why humans see rainbows - updated nature education for a higher education level, for better nature conservation understanding water facts
BSB water Quiz about water weight, water boiling temperature, water freezing temperature, wetlands, how recycling secures safe drinking water, how much water is in humans, water for wildlife + plants. Nature conservation programs offer water facts using quiz questions and answers: how many gallons, size of Earth oceans, fresh water, how much water in human bodies, why none polluted healthy water is rare. All answers in BSB Nature conservation quiz

conservation education online: questions + answers: pollution facts, water facts, recycling facts, earth globe, how air pollution, how oil pollution, going green. Nature easy explained by volunteers of Bear Springs Blossom Nature conservation
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Join international nonprofit nature conservation group to get personal advice, environmental news, information how to protect biodiversity, how to lower your bills, renewable energy facts, how to insulate your home, how to eat healthy, pollution facts, how detect dangerous poisonous chemicals, water facts, environmental programs update environment science education, protect wildlife habitats, see international climate change on Earth map
Encyclopedia of international nonprofit Bear Springs Blossom Nature Conservation + Conservation education provides lesson planning references to teachers and students. Science, emails environmental news, online courses how to keep Nature beautiful, how to read Earth maps, how to save natural resources, how to have a better life, sustainable life style, protecting + conserving Nature. BSB offers free Nature encyclopedia online education on environmental problems, pollution changes temperatures issues, types of air pollution, greenhouse gases, water facts, recycling facts, water chemistry, types of pollution, water contamination, water pollution solutions, floods, droughts, science + solutions to climate change, global warming facts, endangered species, going green, wildlife, declining world species; why to recycle, erosion control, water conservation, Earth's atmosphere gases
Nature Encyclopedia

Philosophy
Famous Men

About AIR
Air Facts

Hurricanes
BSB Science education online lesson planning: air is essential for life on Earth - air pollution courses, about greenhouse gases, carbon dioxide, methane based on science. Bear Springs Blossom nature conservationís international air pollution management program, air facts, healthy air conservation. Online classes: how to reduce air contaminants + air pollution, nature education about air, how much air humans need, healthy air's health benefits, about Earth's atmosphere, keep Nature beautiful with healthy air
conservation education online Chemistry: Global Dimming is one part of climate change. BSB Nature conservation acts on global dimming, because it is caused by air pollution. Causes: Burning fossil fuels fast in huge amounts. Air pollution facts: Mercury as a gas, poisoning Earth's atmosphere, mercury vapor circulates for up to a year. Photo-chemical oxidation starts becomes inorganic mercury combining with water vapors travelling back to Earthís surface. Mercury can be in every rain drop, poisoning the soil, the creeks, and lakes. Mercury can converse by bacteria into insoluble mercury-sulfide or methyl-mercury.Visual particles reduces sunlight to hit Earth = global dimming = smog. Pollutants + aerosols cause human illnesses as asthma, heart disease, respiratory sickness, cancer, Parkinson, Alzheimer globally. Global action + global solutions: Fight global warming, climate change, global dimming
BSB science based conservation education lesson planning online Chemistry: air ingredient oxygen, essential for life on Earth. The oxygen cycle influences weather, climate, making life on Earth possible. Bear Springs Blossom nature conservation's education programs explain how important oxygen is, preserving life without protecting oxygen levels is the wrong solution
BSB Science about chemicals in air. Main ingredient of air is Nitrogen, essential for life on Earth. Nitrogen fertilizer helps crops feeding livestock to grow. Overuse of nitrogen fertilizer produces greenhouse gases, causing warmer climate. Nitrogen fertilizer washed into rivers, oceans causing algae bloom, killing marine life. Nature conservation education teaches responsible use of nitrogen fertilizer
BSB Science Chemistry: air ingredient greenhouse gases are chemicals released by burning fossil fuels. Nature conservation explains the need to balance greenhouse gases naturally. Unbalanced greenhouse gas harms all living beings, causes climate change, hunger, flood, drought problems
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Bear Springs blossom Science based conservation education online: Highest CO2 levels: greenhouse gas CO2 carbon dioxide, an insulator in Earth's atmosphere trapping heat. CO2 causes warmer oceans, warmer temperatures, more hurricanes, violent weather Fight pollution, high carbon dioxide levels with nature education, lower CO2 levels through renewable energy. Protect Earth's environment: Air + water + land pollutants endanger future life on Earth. extreme carbon dioxide levels bring earth out of balance, destroying preservation
BSB science education online on Air ingredient Methane: a gas, natural to Earth. Methane is 21 times more potent as greenhouse gas, causing climate change, environmental changes, habitat loss. Conservation education science based programs teach sustainable development with reduced methane gas emissions to conserve nature

POISON
Mercury
Affordable Science education online: air ingredient Dioxin: Dioxins furans are highly toxic poisonous chemicals released by burning fossil fuels + plastic, smoking cigarettes. Nature conservation reduces dioxins with plastic burn bans, with recycling of plastics. Dioxins harm all living beings, can cause cancer, skin problems, birth defects
patient earth needs educated humans. BSB environmental education online Encyclopedia of international nonprofit Bear Springs Blossom Nature Conservation + Nature education. Science, emails environmental news, Earth day, earthquakes, tornadoes, tsunamis, online courses how to keep Nature beautiful, how to conserve energy, why to recycle, Earth maps, how to save natural resources, sustainable life style, protecting + conserving Nature. BSB offers free Nature encyclopedia online education on environmental problems, pollution changes, temperatures issues, types of air pollution facts, water facts, recycling facts, water chemistry, types of pollution, water contamination, water pollution solutions, greenhouse gases causing severe weather, science + solutions to climate change, global warming facts, endangered species, breaking world records, going green, endangered wildlife, declining world species; main office Texas Hill Country, recycling facts, why to recycle, nuclear radiation, erosion control, water conservation, Earth's spheres
BSB Quizzes
BSB Environment quizzes test common knowledge about nature conservation related environmental questions, conservation of energy, Nature quiz questions green transportation, soil conservation, water conservation. Environmental quiz to save energy + the natural environment. Bird quiz to identify birds. Environment pollution: recycling quiz. Quiz answers to update Nature know how, conservation education. Get facts on environmental issues
BSB Quiz about water + water facts, quiz question how much water weighs, water environment chemistry, water in Earth oceans, in human bodies, how to conserve water. Why healthy drinking water, identify water pollution, nature quiz for nature conservation questions
Bird Quiz photos Texas Hill Country birds - answer bird-name + specification, quiz to identify birds, recognize backyard wildlife. Conservation education: bird identifying quiz questions
BSB flower blossom Quiz: photos from wildflowers protected by nature conservation, identify that flower, quizzes help to identify native plants by their blossom, recognize state flowers, tropical flowers quiz questions
BSB Environment Quiz: Environment facts, why to get green, why conservation, how save Earth, environment friendly quiz questions. Distant learning with quiz answers to natural environmental problems Environment Quiz
BSB environment Quiz: Recycling facts, why how to recycle, why recycling is important, recycle and save natural resources, how recycling saves money. Recycling paper + card board, glass + plastic, electronics + cars, reused = recycled = environmental friendly quiz questions, Environment quiz: Question + answers, solutions to environments
Art in Nature
Art online inspires minds, art to understand environmental problems, art beauty of nature. Art forms to understand nature conservation, nature is art. A great plan produces art = living beings. Bear Springs Blossom Nature Conservation members Marianne Bonenberger, Karen Taylor express feelings of intact beautiful Nature with art photography, articles + artistic music

Going Green
Save Earth
Nature conservation through worldwide education programs offer arguments why to care, understanding what happens on Earth, how nature works, how to solve global problems, how to keep Nature beautiful. BSB conservation education protects life, offers Nature facts based on science, updated knowledge, how to protect water supplies is part of conservation education classes online. Join international nonprofit Bear Springs Blossom nature conservation organization to protect Earth's environment, to understand global issues, to save money. Conservation education information how to conserve our world, to reduce greenhouse gases with science based education. How to prepare for coming changes + challenges, severe weather, floods, storms, rising food prices, breaking weather records. Learn to protect rivers, oceans. Physics Chemistry Science Energy: energy conservation is strongly needed to secure life on Earth, Renewable energy production to reduce air pollution, water contamination, endangering future existence. Keep Nature beautiful with updated science knowledge. Protect earth creating a sustainable environment. Research on sustainability, water conservation, air pollution. Conservation education with definition of conservation based on science. Be Eco-friendly + protect your future, show responsibility. Get environmental news, international science reports online. Global Science of Nature conservation = chemistry, physics, biology. Global issues: Declining World species, global biodiversity endangered, international air pollution + droughts + floods; reduced life support by food shortages, higher food prices, Energy conservation. Global Nature facts explain global issues threatening all humans, animals, wildlife, plants. Keep Nature beautiful understanding each global issue. Nature conservation = an affordable solution. To keep Nature beautiful BSB provides solutions backed up by pollution facts, water conservation, recycling = conservation, energy conservation
Protect Creation
with Education

Nature Conservation education with energy savers: tips how to save money with better house insulation, why trees reduce energy usage, reduce storm impact, why green driving, energy efficient light bulbs. Energy saving knowledge to live in harmony with nature, keep nature beautiful with active nature conservation
Energy efficient
light-bulbs

Nature conservation = going green = save money = save Earth. Show responsibility, make more money, raise profits, show friends + customers: Care about nature, the future of coming generations. Going green: reduce air pollution + water contamination + violent storms + use of fossil fuels as oil, gas, coal
Green solutions
conservation education about waste + garbage + Hazardous waste: an international problem recycling can resolve partly. To prevent air water soil pollution + to protect natural resources, proper disposal is necessary. Get waste facts to reduce air pollution. Sustainability is conservation, care taking, showing responsibility
Nuclear Waste
nature conservation starts with green driving, reducing greenhouse gases. Learn to conserve energy, why green driving helps you, Nature + Earth. More pocket money, reducing air pollution + water contamination. Saving gas lowers human impact on Earth. BSB online nature conservation education programs explain how to drive green, conserving nature + energy
BSB Nature preservation: more people use more plants, overpopulated cities produce less green = less carbon dioxide co2, more greenhouse gases, changing climate
Renewables
how does Solar energy work, solar panels, wind turbines, photovoltaic uses for your home. Solar power usage to reduce pollution. Sun powered generators produce clean renewable energy without climate change, without air pollution, water contamination, free clean energy from Earth's sun. International Bear Springs Blossom Nature conservation programs help to become more Eco-friendly, more sustainable
Solar facts: How to use solar energy, keep nature beautiful reducing greenhouse gases. Ask BSB before buying solar photovoltaic systems, Bear Springs Blossom Nature conservation solutions answer questions about solar energy, how to go solar. why use renewable energy? How solar energy works, solar wind energy, Photovoltaic home uses. Residential Solar power systems, sun powered generators produce clean energy without changing climate, without producing air pollution + water contamination. Earth's sun provides clean renewable energy. Only international conservation + education, usage of renewable energy achieves sustainable environment, will reduce international global floods, droughts, hurricanes
internationally, solar water heating is practiced for centuries. Solar energy works! BSB volunteers use renewable solar energy, solar hot water panel, solar hot water collector to heat water for shower, kitchen; solar power heats up water heater, provides clean renewable energy for computer, TV, washing machine, without causing global warming + climate change. Sun heats water = saving money on electricity, live a more sustainable life
BSB is using photovoltaic. Solar electric panels work to provide electricity to freezer, computer, refrigerator. Solar energy permits life on Earth, solar energy, photovoltaic or photo voltaic electric panels or solar cells produce electricity for home. Solar power + sun powered generators produce clean energy without changing Earth's climate. Earth's sun provides enough energy = solar power to run appliances, enough energy to change climate + life on earth
Science Renewable energy: Wind power. Nature education Clean energy: how to use green wind power technology, residential windmill, wind turbine. Wind energy is part of Bear Springs Blossom international Eco friendly renewable energy program: how wind energy works, how using wind power lowers monthly electricity bills + conserves nature, living sustainable, sustainable living with nature conservation
Science Earth: geothermal energy uses the Earth's heat to lower energy costs, heating houses. Energy from Earth's crust is called geothermal, active nature conservation
Biomass - material from former living plants decaying giving warmth or energy without putting the carbon cycle out of balance helping nature conservation
Science Chemistry only education courses: Fuel cells are chemical devices reacting with different chemicals. Hydrogen fuel cells deliver electricity, producing water + clean energy. Environmentally friendly No greenhouse gases. Clean energy without putting earth carbon cycle out of balance
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members of international charitable nonprofit organization Bear Springs Blossom Nature conservation protect nature, take action on air pollution, water contamination, erosion control, solve international environmental problems, provide nature education, solutions to pollution, tackle climate change + global warming. Online learning to keep Nature beautiful, to have a better life. Join to protect earth! BSB international fights climate change + global warming. International nature conservation to conserve endangered species, native wildlife, native people. Changing world climate endangers life. Humans + mammals are on endangered species list. join charitable nonprofit group, to create a better future for humans on Earth, with healthy food, less floods, less droughts, affordable basic produce
Volunteer members of international charitable nonprofit organization Bear Springs Blossom Nature conservation protect nature, take action on air pollution, water contamination, erosion control, solve international environmental problems, provide nature education, offer solutions to pollution, greenhouse gas, climate change, global warming. Online learning to keep Nature beautiful, to secure a better life
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No matter what future
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as a BSB member you are much more likely to be
ready for it!
BSB nature education is science based, always updated, best views with an open mind. Master Conservationist Peter Bonenberger + science teacher + conservationist Marianne Bonenberger published many booklets, videos, information brochures. Online photo books provide personal info. Read online book, take quiz, see video, learn why to protect Earth's environment. Definition Nature Conservation: Nature means Earth's natural world. Conservation is to maintain, to protect, to keep alive
Peter Bonenberger + Marianne Bonenberger, Master conservationists, giving lecture for international audience
Master
Conservationists
are more happy
have more money
are more attractive
have a longer life!

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about us: BSB international charitable nonprofit organization 501(c)(3) Bear Springs Blossom Nature Conservation. Main office + Nature preserve Pipe Creek, Texas Hill Country. Founders Peter Bonenberger + Marianne Bonenberger, Vice president Bob Taylor, secretary Diane Platt, international treasurer Erhard Gold. Start to think and half of the work is done. Have courage! Use your brain. Sapere Aude for individual liberty + knowledge. American Declaration = Sapere Aude = philosophy of Enlightenment, worldwide education + conservation programs. World Humans need solid nature education. Master Conservationists understand Nature, solve problems, offer solutions to world climate change, natural resources, worldwide air pollution, greenhouse gases, water ocean contamination + soil erosion, worldwide health problems
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BSB educating volunteers with science based conservation education programs and classes: The life blood of Bear Springs Blossom Nature Conservation international charitable nonprofit organization. Volunteers donate time to help with articles, public relations, volunteer to maintain websites, providing international nature education for people all over earth. Volunteering for BSB nonprofit group has no boundaries, no physical requirements. Volunteer! BSB needs YOU!
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To have updated conservation education news is more important than ever. Start your online class, get a part of environmental understanding to see the big picture. Understand how life works, how to have a better life, how to keep nature beautiful
Nature photography to learn understand nature: Photos of BSB Nature preserve, Texas Hill Country, maintained by Bear Springs Blossom Nature Conservation. Nature outdoor learning Center: BSB Nature Preserve, Nature Center education: native plants, native trees, native grasses. Nature conservation through education, erosion control, land restoration, riparian conservation. BSB Mission: Updated nature knowledge through guided tours, outdoor classes. Earth protection equals human protection. Bear Springs Blossom Nature Conservation active water conservation, environmental recycling issues, preserving natural landscapes, conserve flora, fauna. Nature conservation through nature education, live sustainable, reduce greenhouse gases. Photos of nature can help to understand life on Earth, to see how nature works, to have a better life. Nature on Earth was beautiful; Nature was in balance, intact food-chain for all animals, native wildlife, flora + fauna. Enjoy BSB photo slide shows, learn how to Keep Nature beautiful, natural beauty all around the globe. Update your nature education, see why, what to protect, conserve, preserve, take care of
Nature Photos

Nature News
BSB Science based conservation education: Conserve children's, grand-children's future, with breathable air, healthy drinking water, good climate, with preserving natural resources with recycling, without violent weather, storms, floods. Nature conservation: Reduce air + water pollution, reduce co2 levels, lower the impact of global warming + climate change to keep Nature beautiful for a better life
Online conservation through conservation education. Soil conservation: prevention of soil eroding. Soil conservation avoids soil chemical alteration, salty soil, acidification, chemical soil contamination, soil blown by wind, washed by floods. Soil conservation strategies: vegetative cover, erosion prevention, soil salinity management, soil acidity control, conservation is beneficial to soil organisms, remediation of soil contamination, soil mineralization. Soil conservation to secure food supply + drinking water
Nature conservation through nature education online offers courses, classes on how to fight erosion, reduce land and ocean pollution. Uncontrolled erosion endangers all life. Erosion threatens food supply, drinking water, quality of air. Nature education on erosion reduces destructive development, tips + help how to control erosion
Erosion facts: Mulching is Nature conservation: organic or inorganic mulch fights erosion, protects HIS creation. Mulch to lower or increase pH. Biomatter = mulch for water conservation, to reduce international air pollution, water pollution

BSB Geology education online: science of earth rocks. Geology, the Cretaceous period, Jurassic, continental plates. Warm shallow oceans teaming with sea life producing lime. Geology explains movements of tectonic plates, earthquakes, types of volcanoes, mountain ridges, geological forces. Why do mountains + volcanoes exist is topic of BSB conservation education lessons + workshops
Geology


Earthquakes
BSB geology of Earth Pangaea, Gondwana, geological names when all continents were together Pangaea
Fossils

Geography
Arrowheads
Biology
Human Heart
Human Brain
Human Blood
Skeleton
Sapere Aude!
internet classes Biology + chemistry: How does the human heart, the human brain work? What special liquid is blood? Why do mammals have a skeleton? Endangered health by contaminated food, by free radicals, contaminated blood. Chemicals, pesticides, fungicides, dioxins enter food + water supply containing mercury, lead, perchlorate, antibiotics, hormones. Online facts about diets, weight loss, antioxidants, healthy food, unpolluted drinking water, conserving Nature strengthens human health. Science Biology: Nature education explains how the human body works, how the skeleton protects, science explains how the heart pumps blood + supports the life of living beings

About flora
BSB Conservation education is necessary to protect Texas wildflowers + native plants along BSB nature trails, birding trails, wilderness trails at Bear Springs Blossom Nature preserve, Hill Country Texas. BSB nonprofit provides environmental wildflower knowledge. See wild flowers, smell wildflowers with blue blossoms, white blossoms, tree blossoms, flowering native shrubs, red bud flowers + Madrone blossoms, mushrooms, fungi grow in varieties. BSB Nature conservation protects native plants, fungi needed to balance Nature. Science conservation education classes provided by Bear Springs Blossom Nature Conservation volunteers at BSB Texas Nature conservation center. Earth Star is a TX Native plant, indigenous plants. Earth star native habitat, starts growing without being planted. BSB Nature Preserve educates + protects native plants. Bear Springs Blossom Nature Conservation's nature preserve shows native plants + wildflowers along nature trails, birding trails. Salvia, tropical sage, cedar sage, all wild flowers, or native shrubs flowering, red to pink flowers; different wild flowers at BSB nature reserve. Take guided tours, become a master conservationist. Nature conservation protects Pearl Milk vine, Matelea reticulata, a twining vine growing on limestone. All native plant photos taken at Bear Springs Blossom Nature Preserve, TX
Tree tunnels
Salvias
Earth-Star
Native Plants
Pearl Vine
Mushrooms
Mexican Oak
Redbud
Madrone
Junipers
Biology internet education classes online: Junipers Latin juniperus ashei. juniperus ashei native to Texas. Nature conservation through nature education explains overgrazing of the Texas Hill Country. Texas Cedar juniper berries for birds, good juniper mulch. Nursery plant Juniper is important for nature conservation, essential to pollution reduction, environmental stability. Nature conservation acts against overgrowth, reducing erosion. Junipers cedars use little water, no water suckers. Cercis beautiful native trees in southern countries. Madrone or Madrona, peeling tree, arbutus, rare trees Texas Hill Country. Bear Springs Blossom nature preserve 300 madrones show how nature conservation works, how important intact natural habitats + climate is to Madrone trees, providing food for birds, health to humans
Mangroves

Bear Springs Blossom Nature Conservation's Nature preserve in Texas has different grasses along nature trails, mostly bunch grass. Texas native state grass side oats grama Bouteloua curtipendula reduces erosion, water pollution, healthy water for aquifers. Turf grasses are used worldwide to beautify a lawn, but most turf grasses are water wasters
BSB Grasses

Turf Grasses
Conservation education protects nature in Texas with many native plant varieties, native trees + wildlife endangered, solutions on nature preservation issues, restoration of Nature, conserve natural bird habitats, beautiful butterfly photos, Nature protection, updated nature education. Master Conservationist Peter Bonenberger + online educator Marianne Bonenberger published books, photo books, information brochures. Nature photos + text about Bear Springs Blossom Nature preserve, why protecting the environment, Bandera County history, overgrazing endangerment, Texas Hill Country native plants. Online books as BSB online education classes + programs. Definition: Nature Conservation: Nature: Earth's natural world. Conservation: maintain, protect, to keep alive. Volunteers of BSB nonprofit promote educational equity by providing environmental learning experiences for students, kids young + old
Rainforest
Tropical
Temperate

conservation of nature explained online: Change of colors in fall, autumn, using leaves for mulch. BSB Nature preserve offers environmental education classes, explains how + why leaves change colors in fall, autumn. See colored oaks, yellow cherry leaves, green juniper needles
Global statistics, Earth statistic, World statistic, world clock, statistics about Climate change, food supply, drinking water, air pollution, conservation efforts, carbon dioxide CO2 in tons, numbers of coming world climate, world weather changes, environmental issues. More people need more recycling, to reduce air pollution, water pollution, to secure healthy food

About fauna
BSB Science Nature conservation facts: Nature lovers + birders like Birding on birding trails with guided tours. Golden cheeked Warbler, Vireo, endangered birds breeding at preserve. See tanager, wren, mocking bird, tit mouse, native + migrating birds at BSB nature preservation area, learn nature conservation online + outdoors
Robins
Golden
cheeked
Warbler

Cardinals
Hummingbird
Roadrunner
Cliff Swallows
Scrub Jay
Cedar Waxwing
US endangered
bird list

Conservation education online bird list: native birds seen while birding, walking birding trails on guided tours. See Golden cheeked Warbler, red tailed hawk, Cedar Waxwing, Scrub Jay, swallows, hummingbirds, Mockingbird, robin, roadrunner. Roadrunner fast running Texas bird. Roadrunners have strong bills, catching rattle snakes. Bear Springs Blossom Nature Preserve offers facts on birding. Endangered species act: Golden cheeked Warbler, endangered bird, breeds in the Texas Hill Country - no other place on earth. Golden cheeked Warblers need Texas Hill Country trees, native plants, mature junipers to build a nest. Bear Springs Blossom nature reserves preserves habitat for Golden cheeked Warbler, to provide habitat after migration = GCW. Nature conservation, conserve nature to live in harmony with nature, to protect globally endangered species through international nature protection programs. Cardinals, cardinalidae. BSB Nature Conservation facts about none migratory cardinalis, how to conserve bird species as a master conservationist. Biology classes: Cliff swallows eating insects while flying, balancing Earth's environment. Facts about the migratory Cliff swallow, keeping natural habitats for birds. Updated nature education for being a good conservationist. Nature conservation facts on migrating birds. North American Robin Turdus migratorius migrates through Texas Hill Country easily watched on guided tours at BSB nature preserve birding trails, butterflies. Breeding habitats in Canada, migrating through Texas, the Cedar Waxwing
Bear Springs Blossom Nature Preserve home to birding, common birds, endangered birds, bird slide show, butterfly photos, online bird photos, guided birding, jays, robins, Cedar waxwing, swallows, Golden cheeked Warblers
Insects
Nature education online: mosquitoís life cycle, understanding how a mosquito bites, why, how malaria spreads, how to prevent malaria disease. Balance nature to prevent illnesses = protect humans - better information reduces malaria
nature conservation: knowledge about butterflies, to understand why butterflies nature's environmental balance. Help butterflies to survive, what kills a butterfly - nature conservation through education leads to higher butterfly survival rates

Mammals
Science based whale conservation with lectures + presentations + school classes online: B+S+B protects oceans, whales + dolphins from over-fishing to over-polluting seas. Oceans + seas stabilize climate, whales balance life in oceans, are endangered by greenhouse gas carbon dioxide. Nature conservation reduces climate change + air pollution internationally. Earth's ocean food chain needs whales, dolphins + porpoises. Earth oceans food for 1 billion humans
Nature conservation news: Black bears native to US. Black Bears, Latin Ursus americanus, Southern United States black bears remain in protected mountains, woodlands, parks, preserves. Bears who wander outside nature preserves to find new habitats are endangered
Science base conservation through history education to keep Nature beautiful: Before humans killed most Buffalo Latin bison bison, bison roamed on US prairies without overgrazing, conserving grass prairies. America's prairies were created by buffaloes, huge mammals, once food + living for Native Americans
Science base conservation through history education to keep Nature beautiful: Humans have endangered the life of many bats, killed many with pesticides and habitat loss
WHY save
endangered species?

Environmental conservation issue: Overgrazing destroys land, endangers Nature, causing climate change + global warming. Overgrazing is related to human health problems, overgrazed meadows reduce drinking water supply, multiply water contamination. Overgrazing causes soil erosion, destroys native plant food for wildlife, food supply for humans

Nature Conservation
Bear Springs Blossom Nature Preserve, Bandera County, Texas Hill Country. Photos + pictures: see native plants, native trees, as Spanish oaks, Escarpment cherry, lacey oak, Texas persimmons, mountain laurel, native grasses, little bluestem, bushy bluestem, native Indian grass, lindheimers muhly. Preserve Nature: use erosion control, create beautiful landscapes where flora, fauna will flourish, people animals all life is preserved
Experience active native Conservation: vacation + volunteering Texas Hill Country: San Antonio, parks, natural areas, nature preserves, birding, river walk, hiking, biking, favorites for visitors. Texas Hill Country guided nature tours, conservation education classes
Conservation Science history: Native Americans lived for thousands years in Texas hunting along creeks + rivers. Arrowheads from different time periods, environmental knowledge in arrowhead shape, arrowhead material
History of Bandera, about Bandera County Texas Hill Country. Bandera cowboy capital of the world. Urban sprawl endangers beautiful landscape of Bandera County, TX Hill Country natural areas + parks. Medina river water table lower, well problems
All about
Bandera TX
Cowboys
River + Parks

Guided tours on Bear Springs Blossom Nature Preserve, park + recreational area providing outdoor fun + nature education. BSB nature trails + birding trails + educational trails are active nature conservation. Walking Texas on guided tours. Nature trails + birding trails update nature knowledge. BSB guided tours show endangered species, endangered birds Golden Cheeked Warblers, native plants, wildflowers, native trees, Texas wildlife. See pristine nature on guided tours, grab bird binoculars, get knowledge about native wildflowers, watch native birds, on educational birding trails
Bear Springs Blossom Nature preserve has twelve nature trails, four birding trails - published in Texas Parks Wildlife Heart of Texas Nature Birding trail map. Nature Center lecture room offers knowledge about nature preservation, about wilderness, conservation trails, geology, what to expect on guided tours. Texas outdoors, hiking, birding, gaining knowledge with presentations, lectures while walking wilderness trails, birding trails

Online Nature conservation newsletter of Bear Springs Blossom Nature conservation, electronic newspaper on nature conservation issues, pollution facts, water facts, recycling facts, part of BSB online education classes, environmental courses, invitation to member meetings. Articles from members, World news from universities, governments. Online newsletter to save trees
Photos San Antonio TX, famous river walk, Alamo, missions, San Antonio Texas close to Bear Springs Blossom Nature Preserve
Photography lessons: Nature photos Texas Hill Country. Photos of native plants, cacti, native grasses, blossoms pictures, wildflowers photos. Experience beautiful Nature with BSB photos, nature photos, impressions of native plants, common wildflowers, wild flowers conserved by nature conservation
Conservation education leads to active human preservation: international charitable nonprofit organization Bear Springs Blossom Nature conservation members protect nature, take action on air pollution, water contamination, erosion control, solve international environmental problems, provide nature education, solutions to pollution, climate change, global warming. Online learning to keep Nature beautiful, to have a better life. Join to protect your family! BSB international tackles climate change + global warming. International nature conservation to conserve endangered species, native wildlife. Changing world climate endangers life. Humans + mammals on endangered species list. Join international nonprofit group to create a better future for humans on Earth, with healthy food, less floods, less droughts, affordable basic produce
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Bear Springs Blossom
Nature Conservation
is supported by:
Bandera Bank
R. Peterson
Robert House
Bob Taylor
Karen Taylor
Bob Schindler
Pam Schindler
Former NASA employees support Bear Springs Blossom Nature Conservation. Robert Taylor, Vice president, BSB Master Conservationist. NASA studies: understand air pollution, climate change, environmental disasters. NASA's space satellites information on Geology, earth maps, record heat, record wildfires, record water shortages, record ice melting. NASA's scientists: how climate change + pollution changes life on earth = destroying Earth. NASA science news video + photos
BSB Science: robots help humans. Robonaut 2 accompanies astronauts. Medicinal robots help humans, do robot surgery. Garden robots mow lawns, reduce water consumption, pesticide use, reduce energy use, providing a healthier environment in buildings. Robots help businesses Going green with reduced air pollution, water contamination, less oil
WHY Education?
Marianne Bonenberger
Science education
Peter Bonenberger
Master Conservationist
BSB diversification science physics, biology, chemistry education online. Master Conservationist understand what happens in nature, updates conservation education, knows how to change climate change, how nature works, takes responsibility. BSB Master conservationists solve problems, understand why floods, droughts, fires, deforestation, air pollution, water contamination, water conservation, soil erosion, urban sprawl, depletion of natural resources are endangering whole countries. Master Conservationists help, advice on environmental issues. Becoming a BSB master conservationist gives knowledge to be a land conservationist, Nature conservationist, real Nature lovers, environmentalist by knowledge
BSB updated conservation education for lesson plans, for planning a school lesson, for academic disciplines. Environmental science, Earth science, botany, zoology, history. Nature conservation is a global issue. Interdisciplinary science news on, how nature and life works, can reduce water + air pollution. BSB gives pollution solutions, provides facts on pollution, facts about recycling, water facts, air facts, greenhouse gas info, global climate pollution data, needed to keep nature beautiful
Lone Star Land Stewards - Peter Bonenberger + Marianne Bonenberger care for Earth's water, Earth's none-polluted air, with active land restoration, securing human future. Nature conservation + preservation explained with Nature education online, using distant learning + lectures, giving advice on environmental issues, how to globally conserve Nature, how to live a sustainable life
Master Conservationist science curriculum: Main task of BSB international Nature conservation school, science based nature education. Bear Springs Blossom Nature conservation's worldwide education programs expand knowledge what happens on Earth, how nature works, recycling, solve global problems like climate change, international air pollution, water contamination, soil erosion
Science educator Marianne Bonenberger + Peter Bonenberger, Master conservationists + Award winners, category outreach + education. Peter Bonenberger + Marianne Bonenberger are lecturers using photos, video clips, nature sounds, personal engagement. Lectures why oceans need protection, lectures why to save rain forests, history lectures, clean air, drinking water, learning from history, geology. College lectures about sustainability, science classes to secure healthy air + water, why to recycle. With Bear Springs Blossom Nature conservation distant learning, online education + master conservationist certificate you become an expert on Nature conservation helping humans to handle coming global changes
International Nature education is part of Bear Springs Blossom worldwide education program: How does Nature work? Definition Nature education. Learn online how to take action. Online courses explain how to solve global problems: climate change, air pollution, global warming, greenhouse gases, water contamination, soil erosion. Good international online Nature education courses to understand environmental habitats of nature. Nature conservation knowledge prepares for coming environmental changes + challenges
Conservation knowledge solutions to have a better life: international nature education environmental news, personal advice. Bear Springs Blossom Nature conservation's worldwide education programs offers understanding, how nature works, why take action, solve global problems: climate change, global warming, global violent weather, international air pollution, water contamination, soil erosion. Nature Conservation based on science, sustainability, eco friendly life style. Save Earth's environment with better knowledge, more know how to reduce the extinction of life
Environmental values: value of forest, cost of a tree wound, price of old trees. How much value of land, physical value of land resources, how much costs healthy water, price of good air? How much will climate change + global warming cost? What price to put on human health? Why recycling lowers prices conserving natural resources. International Nature conservation courses educate on values, price, costs of better health, happiness, put a price tag on beautiful Nature
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Environmental online conservation education on how to fight pollution, how to lower human impact on earth. How to conserve water? Online classes explain environmentally friendly energy consumption, how to save money with insulation, green driving, solar energy, passive solar, led lights. International Nature conservation provides facts, answers + solutions
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Neu-Ulm
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Hunt TX
the Indus river
Danube river beautiful!!

join BSB nature conservation nature education group for distance learning. Online education courses how to prepare for coming changes. BSB nonprofit organization protects all living beings on Earth with conservation education, water conservation, soil conservation, pollution education, recycling education. Outdated conservation education information will not help to secure good drinking water, healthy air, affordable food. With nature conservation + online conservation education BSB international does research on environmental news, science reports, publishing research, giving personal advice. Good conservationists update their environmental education online with BSB
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Conservation Education (CE) is the combination of two words that have become one word to educators.
CE is the ability to give people opportunities to grow in knowledge and create changes to their life style and their environment, to have a better life, to have a safer future!
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