Marc Kenyon readies the orphaned bear cub for release on the Chimineas Ranch between Santa Maria and Bakersfield. At right is Sarah Deaton, a scientific aide. Tribune photo by David Middlecamp
Marc Kenyon readies the orphaned bear cub for release on the Chimineas Ranch between Santa Maria and Bakersfield. At right is Sarah Deaton, a scientific aide. Tribune photo by David Middlecamp dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com
Marc Kenyon readies the orphaned bear cub for release on the Chimineas Ranch between Santa Maria and Bakersfield. At right is Sarah Deaton, a scientific aide. Tribune photo by David Middlecamp dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com

Orphaned bear cub returned to the wild eludes trackers

July 10, 2012 08:33 PM