At 39, a Minnesota black bear has lived longer in wild than any other bear known to researchers
By Sam Cook
Forum News Service
NEAR MARCELL — Karen Noyce set the frequency on her radio-telemetry receiver and pointed its antenna into the old pines of Chippewa National Forest near Marcell Monday morning. The temperature was 2 below zero. The woods were blanketed in new snow.
From the telemetry receiver, Noyce heard high-pitched intermittent chirps.
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