Bristol Bay County, Alaska

Near Egegik

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Bristol Bay County Alaska (Class B) BFRO

July 2004

To whom it may concern, I am a commercial fisherman in Alaska and have been doing so since 1970. I am an avid outdoorsman, hunter and someone who just loves to get out there. Every year after fishing, I try to take a trip up river with a friend or two to wind down and enjoy ourselves before we go home. This year while I was on this trip into Alaska's interior our main mission was to take pictures of bears and the surrounding wildlife to promote a new bear viewing and sports fishing buisness. While on our five day trip, we spotted more than fourty bears. I took hundrends of pictures of these bears and their tracks. One of which, was so big, it put chills up my spin and gave me and my companions a very uneasy sense of insecurity. What set this track apart from the others was it's enormous size and human shape. In one of the pictures that I took of this track, I placed my foot next to it on the ground, keep in mind I am wearing a size 13 boot. Whatever made this track was so heavy, he...

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Anchorage County Alaska (Class A) BFRO

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Anchorage County Alaska (Class B) BFRO

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Cordova-McCarthy County Alaska (Class A) BFRO

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Christian County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

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Ascension Parish Louisiana (Class A) BFRO

Early evening sighting by motorist near Sorrento

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