Elk Valley Wildlife sightings update for May long weekend

Saturday May 17. Here is a summary of recent reported wildlife sightings. Be prepared and expect to encounter wildlife throughout the Elk Valley this May long weekend.

Grizzly Bear was seen in the parking lot by the rifle range on Coal Creek road in Fernie.
Black bear sightings reported by the boat launch, Silver Ridge, Alpine Trail Lane and Parkland Terrace in Fernie.
Coyote was reported attacking a dog on Old Stumpy trail in Fernie

For more information on preventing human/wildlife conflict and safety tips go to www.wildsafebc.com