Be Bear Aware
The Bears are out and about. Please be Bear Aware they have been spotted in the community.
Bears have an extremely sensitive sense of smell, far greater than that of a dog. They are able to smell food from over a kilometer away. Most bears loose approximately 30% of their weight over the winter. Be aware that the cubs are born and they will be about as well in late April.
Time to brush up on your Bear Smarts and reduce the chance of bear conflict in our community.
Garbage accounts for 55% of conservation calls regarding bears so storage is key.Help to reduce bear conflicts and be bear aware you can learn more at Wild Safe BC and the Province's Bear Smart websites.