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Lily the black bear has made international news this year with the live birth of her cub last month.

Ely black bear Lily gives Bear Center a boost

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The North American Bear Center's Web site had 467,000 page views during 2009 -- not bad for a 2-year-old operation based in end-of-the-road Ely.


But thanks to Lily the hibernating bear, her newborn cub and the world's first live video of a wild black bear birth, the Bear Center has seen more interest in 2010. A lot more.

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