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An awkward moment on the trail

So we’re hiking to Grotto Falls in Great Smoky Mountains National Park when my sister-in-law Dawn spots something in the bushes about 20 feet above us. 210 more words

Need to remove "berries" from trees and bushes

The Town of Canmore and Banff have asked local residents to begin removing berries from bushes and trees.  The Towns feel a reduction in bear activity will only improve if we reduce the amount of “snacking” they are entitled too.   8 more words

Bear Sightings

Bear seen out of hibernation!

A male grizzly was recently spotted near the Banff town center, eating garbage at a local construction site.  Banff National Park officials are leering the bear out of town but have suggested carrying bear spray if walking about.


Bear encounters on the rise in B.C.

Bear encounters are becoming all too common on Vancouver Island and in other parts of B.C.

Conservation officers have noticed a huge spike in the number of habituated bears, resulting in a record number of calls. 235 more words


Weekend Snapshots: A Bear Sighting.....Come On, Seriously????

This weekend started out very strangely to put it mildly. Friday I received a call from a friend that I should keep a look out because there was a reported bear sighting on the corner our house is located on. 896 more words

Bear sightings in Signal Hill spark warning from Calgary police

CALGARY – Police are warning residents living in Signal Hill to be aware of a black bear spotted in the community over the past few days. 91 more words