What Would Wildlife Say About Concealed Carry in National Parks?
Much of the debate over the rule change that allows national park visitors to arm themselves has been filled with vitriol. But no one, it seems, has considered the wildlife's point of view.
Instead the debate has been waged over 2nd Amendment rights, fear of drug runners, smugglers, and fellow hikers, fear of dangerous wildlife, and even fear of gun owners.
As the accompanying photo shows, perhaps we should also fear bears that come upon handguns in the parks.