Fines are coming for those still refusing to secure their garbage.
Ucluelet has, once again, failed to properly store its attractants and caused another black bear to become habituated.
B.C. Conservation Officer Steve Ackles arrived in town on Sept. 22 to set a trap for a bear that has moved into Ucluelet and become conditioned to unnatural food sources.
“The bear has been at people’s homes actually banging on windows and going on decks,” Const. Josh Roda of the Ucluelet RCMP told the Westerly News adding unsecured attractants are to blame for the animal’s unnatural and habituated behaviour. read more >>