Black Bear Festival

Florida Black Bear & Wildlife Conservation Festival


The 16th annual Florida Black Bear and Wildlife Conservation Festival
will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2015.
Please check back periodically for updates!

When: October 10, 2015, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Umatilla, FL
Cadwell Park
4 Cassady St. Umatilla, FL.


Come and experience the “Real” Florida at the original
“wildlife focused” festival

The purpose of the Florida Black Bear and Wildlife Conservation Festival is to increase awareness and promote the safe coexistence of humans and wildlife by fostering community appreciation of the Florida black bear and other native wildlife species, as well as Florida’s unique ecosystems that serve as wildlife habitat.

“Explore Bear Country…..Hike, Bike and Paddle”
“Let’s “Do” Bear Country”



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For more information please contact Susan Martin
352-669-3511 | 352-636-3392


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FWC Facts:
The FWC is working to expand deer hunting opportunities. Since 2005, 32 new WMAs have been added, totaling more than 141,000 acres.

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