GRAND CANYON, AZ - A rare photo of a black bear at the Grand Canyon is circling the internet Friday after it was captured by a hidden camera.
Greg Holm, a wildlife manager at the Grand Canyon, said it is very uncommon to see bears around the area because of its marginal habitat and few natural water sources, according to an article on Yahoo.com .
The photo was reportedly taken of the bear roaming by the South Rim last month, but park officials recently released the image.
Thirst might have driven the bear to the area since this year has been dry and the animal might have been looking for water, according to the report. Read more!
Copyright 2012 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Did You Hear?
A man who was trying to protect his wife from a home run ball got a face full of beer for his effort.
Jim Heston, an American guesthouse operator in Cambodia, has lived a life in denim and has the photos to prove it. There were the dungarees he wore as a little boy, the dark bell-bottoms he had on for a hike up Japan's Mount Fuji, and the Levis straight-leg 501 jeans he's stayed with for the past 36 years.
A first edition copy of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" that contains author J.K. Rowling's notes and original illustrations is going on sale in a charity auction.
More Northern Arizona News
Coconino County sheriff’s deputies are investigating the murder of a teenaged boy found Friday east of Ash Fork.