The following are a list of resource links for information on Cougars and Bears. Foothills County 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
- Cougars & Outdoor Recreation
- Living Smart with Cougars - Wildsmart - handling encounters
- Cougar Hunting in Alberta - My Wild Alberta
Information about Bears:
- Alberta Black Bear Overview
- Hunting and Bear Safety
- Tips on Reducing the Risk of Wildlife - video
- How To Properly Use Bear Spray - video
- BearSmart Camping Strategies - video