What Do Glacier Bay Bears Eat?
Glacier Bay Bear Foods
Both black and brown bears are omnivores and eat a wide variety of plant and animal foods in Glacier Bay. Bears do not defend a specific territory like some other large predators, and they tend to roam widely in search of food, the males more so than the females. However, bears will often defend a limited food resource, especially a carcass, from encroachment by other bears or humans.
Glacier Bay bears also eat whales!
Scat, Mark Trails, Rub Trees, and Bellyholes
Did You Know?
Both male and female mountain goats have horns. These black horns help distinguish Glacier Bay’s mountain goats from Dall sheep, which live farther inland.