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I just found a wooly bear heI just found a wooly bear he has very little black on him /her.. I live in south central PA near the MD line. I would have to say that if the color bands are an indication of weather I would have to say that the woolly bears bands are based on previous winter because we had a very mild winter last year and the woolly bear I found last year had more black on it then brown. So winter of 2011/2012 was much snowier and harsh than the winter of 2012/2013. Just my thoughts on what I have viewed with the woolly bear..

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