Community Release

NOTICE: Bear Sightings in the Community

Sugar Cane Residents, there have been several bear sightings within the community. We would like to remind you to:

  • Keep all household garbage in containers
  • Report any bear sightings

If you see a bear:

  • Do not try and get closer to the bear for a better look or photo
  • Make sure the bear has a clear escape route – don’t corner a bear
  • Always watch the bear and slowly back away until the bear is out of sight
  • Get inside; if you are near a building or vehicle
  • Leave the area

For more information or to report any bear sightings, please contact:

  • Conservation/RAPP at 1 (877) 952 7277
  • Andy Johnson, Senior Law Enforcement Officer at (250) 305 9744