May 27. Two bear cubs (one black and one brown) photographed below eating dandelions ( natural food for bears) have been seen throughout the James White Park Area and Mt Proctor and Mt Minton Streets. Bears also reported In the Fernie Mobile Home Park, Ridgemont and West Fernie. Help us keep Fernie safe for people and bears. Remove anything (garbage, bird feeders etc.. ) that may attract them and help your neighbors do the same.
Photo by Joan Johnson