Aug 13, Yorktown Heights, NY Taconic Region. Latitude Longitude Directions.
General Information:Follow Us. Friends Group Weather. A scenic haven approximately 40 miles from New York City, Franklin D. Roosevelt State Park offers day-trippers a day of fun and relaxation.
Mar 26, March 26, The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today issued guidance on preventing conflicts with coyotes and nuisance bear encounters. With the onset of warmer weather, New York’s black bear population will be on the move and coyotes are setting up denning areas for soon-to-arrive pups.
Aug 17, Yorktown Approves Additional 1 Million for Street Paving. The Town Board has approved an additional 1 million in street paving to repair some of the worst streets identified in a recent roads-conditions inventory.
The repaving campaign will include Summit Street, Central Street and Chesterfield Drive, as well as surrounding streets. Mar 27, Wildlife Warning: Bear Suspected in Yorktown - Yorktown-Somers, NY - Only paw prints have been seen so far- and something's getting at Author: Lanning Taliaferro. Black Bear Facts. Black bears are large - They have erect, rounded ears; a long, narrow, brown muzzle; and a short tail.
An average adult male weighs about pounds while females average about pounds.
Black bears can remain dormant for up to 5 months in winter.; Bears eat nearly anything - They are omnivorous; eating grasses, berries, fruit, nuts, seeds, insects.
Mar 25, That’s one way to break up a fight. Two wrestling pandas were startled when another panda fell out of a tree, landing on top of them. The clumsy panda seems un-phased by his sudden drop, and. The Giant Panda (black-and-white cat-foot) (Ailuropoda melanoleuca), is a mammal classified in the bear family, Ursidae, native to central-western and southwestern China. Giant Pandas are one of the rarest mammals in the world. Pandas are easily recognized by their large, distinctive black patches around the eyes, over the ears and across their round body.