Observation ID: 62480

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 12/31/2019 - 17:02
Animal
Black Bear
Identification Confidence
100% certain
Observation Date / Time

I'm pretty sure this is the correct location. The bear carcass was observed in Santa Clara Co. in the median of State Route 152 at PM 28.4. I was traveling south. Located at approximately Lat. 37.033809 Long -121.319893

Observer
Emilie Zelazo, District 9 Caltrans Employee
Travel Frequency
annually
Estimated Time Since Impact
about one week
Carcass Position
center-divide / median
Roadway Speed Limit
65 mph
Road Type
state / rural highway
Location Description
general locale is hilly and grassy. Bear was in median after a bridge, so there is a creek nearby, but not sure of name.
Roadside Features
vegetated median

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