Bear and cub seen on 4th avenue downtown Fernie

Monday June 5.  A brown colored black bear and her cub have been reported on 4th avenue from the dike trail by Dogwood park all the way to 10 th street yesterday and early this morning.

Thanks for keeping garbage, pet food and all other attractants away from these bears. If you see the bears, stop, stay calm and back away slowly.  If you see a bear in your yard, slowly retreat into the house and ensure your home is secure.  Call the Conservation Officer hotline on 1-877-952-7277.  Once the bear has left ensure that whatever has attracted the bear is removed.

For more information contact fernie@wildsafebc.combrown balck bear




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