A woman found to be feeding black bears died from injuries caused by a black bear attacking her in her home a few days ago. Yes, garbage on the porch, in the backyard,rotting apples on the ground and other food attracting bears to your property and neighborhood is dangerous! Read on for details http://flatheadbeacon.com/2015/10/01/victim-of-kalispell-bear-attack-dies/
The Conservation Officers, bylaw officers and public educators are doing their best to educate, prevent and deal with human wildlife/conflict. It is up to everyone who has chosen to live in bear country to bear proof their property and take some time to look around their own neighborhood and talk to people on their block about the consequences of feeding wildlife (by intent or neglect).
Feeding bears is dangerous and is a threat to public safety.