The following are a list of resource links for information on Cougars and Bears. The MD of Foothills provides these links for information purposes only and recommends that you consult with Alberta Fish and Wildlife (403-652-8330) as these animals including Wolves fall under their management.
This information collection has been coordinated for you by: Jay Honeyman, Human Wildlife Conflict Biologist, Alberta Environment & Parks & Suzanne Oel, HCRCWA Pres.
Cougars and Conflict Information:
Cougar, wild-cat AEP (link)
Cougars & Outdoor Recreation AEP (link)
Preventing Conflict with Cougars document (PDF – 4.5 MB file)
Living Smart with Cougars Wildsmart - handling encounters (link)
Cougar Hunting in Alberta My Wild Alberta (link)
Cougar Hunting in Alberta document (PDF – 2.5 MB file)
Provincial Management of Cougars:
Wildlife Management Plan – Cougars document (PDF – 4.2 MB file)
Information about Bears:
Provincial Management of Grizzly Bears:
Alberta Grizzly Bear Recovery Plan Draft-Jun01-2016.pdf (document, PDF-4.5MB)