Recent News Releases Bears Seeking Food for Winter: Keep Tahoe Bears Wild! November 9, 2021 Bears are entering hyperphagia, or the time of year when they seek massive amounts of calories for the winter den cycle, and they will still be on the hunt for Kokanee salmon, seeds, berries, grubs, and other high-protein foods. Human food should not fall into this category. Continue reading... Categories: Bears, Wildlife Tagged: Lake Tahoe BasinBlack BearsKeep Tahoe Bears WildSecure Trash and GarbageHyperphagia.