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Wildlife Safety Tips

Bear Safety

Bears are attracted to the smell of food. Do not invite bears to your campsite through carelessness.

If you encounter a bear

BearSmart pamphlet

Cougar Safety

To prevent cougar encounters:

When hiking

If you encounter a cougar

If the cougar is aggressive

Preventing Conflict with Wildlife-Cougars pamphlet

Updated: Jul 5, 2017