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Ways to Secure Attractants From Bears

Here are some ways to properly secure your trash and help reducing frequent bear visits to residential areas.

Making these changes around your home and encouraging your neighbors to do the same will discourage bears from associating your community with an easy food source. It is illegal to intentionally place food or garbage out that attracts bears and causes conflicts Adobe PDF. Anything that attracts dogs, cats or raccoons will attract bears, too!

If you see or suspect that someone is feeding or attracting bears please call us at our Wildlife Alert Hotline - 888-404-3922 – or contact us online.           

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