[LMB] OT: California drop bear - an invasive species?

Parish, James jparish at siue.edu
Sun Aug 11 21:34:59 BST 2019

Sharon Micenko wrote:
> Well, they do have Eucalyptus plantations in California. The bear probably had an overdose of the stuff...

Not just plantations. When I was at UCSB (admittedly, forty-plus years 
ago) every walkway and bikeway was lined with eucalyptus. The little 
nuts they dropped were dangerous to pedestrians, bikers, and car hoods.

Jim Parish

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