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Amazing & Unique Animals:  Swamp Bear (Part 1)

In the eerie backwater bayous of southern Louisiana’s Atchafalaya Basin, Marty Stouffer poles a traditional pirogue to track the South’s largest animal, a honey-loving legend.

Clues lead to a Bobcat, Alligator, Snapping Turtle, and other animals which share this mysterious realm with an elusive phantom — the Black Bear. Though large, it is now rare in these hardwood bottom lands.