American Black Bear (image) American Association for the Advancement of Science Share Print E-Mail Caption This is an American black bear from the Kenai Peninsula, Alaska. Credit Øivind Tøien, Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks Usage Restrictions May be used only with permission. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.