A mama bear and her two cubs were spotted Thursday along a remote stretch of Hallmark Avenue. The cubs aren't visible in the photo, having retreated to the edge of the scub habitat.
COURTESY PHOTO / GLEN NICKERSON
An ear tag is an indicator this bear has encountered humans before. The mama bear was seen Thursday with two cubs in a remote section of Highlands Park Estates. The bebar's proximity to the vehicle is evidenced by the top of the car door in the foreground.