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We teamed up with WestJet this spring in preparation for the droves of tourists that intend to visitor Canada's iconic Banff National Park. Before they get off the plane for their adventure, we hope they will read this article and follow our tips on how to enjoy the wildlife in safer, more respectful ways.
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April 15, 2017
Bear season in Canada and the United States has begun, with sightings in Alberta, British Columbia and Alaska. Sadly this past week a forestry working in B.C. 's central coast was mauled. A reminder that bears are waking up and companies working in bear country need to be trained and provided with the proper safety equipment. Luckily for this worker, another man on site was carrying bear spray and was able to stop the bear attack, saving the victim's life.
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March 25, 2017
Winter is here! As the bears tuck into bed, there is still a plethora of conflict species on the landscape for staff to run into. Are your workers Cougarsmart? Do they know how to avoid an encounter?
Check out our Wildlife Safety Training courses for your staff this winter.
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November 16, 2016
CBC Radio: Radio Active
Residents and oil and gas workers will soon be returning to the Fort McMurray and Wood Buffalo Region. The fires have already destroyed over 500,000 hectares of land in the region. Many animals have lost their lives and those that did survive have lost habitat, shelter and natural food sources. Bears will likely be starving and in search of food. Here are a few helpful tips from Bear Safety & More's founder, Kim Titchener on things residents and oil camps can do to reduce the chances of attracting black bears into the community and work sites.
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May 30, 2016
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