July 13, 2018 4:15 pm
Updated: July 16, 2018 10:48 am

Bear advisory issued in Douglas Provincial Park

Bear have recently been spotted within Douglas Provincial Park, according to Sask Alert.

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Bear have recently been spotted within Douglas Provincial Park, according to SaskAlert.

The alert is for the park’s core area including all campgrounds, day-use areas, picnic sites, and walking trails.

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Park officials are asking people to keep items such as coolers, food, pots and pans as well as pet food stored in vehicles when not in use.

Anyone who spots a bear is asked to contact Park Watch at 1-800-667-1788.

The same advisory was issued on Wednesday for Pelly, Sask. A black bear was last sighted on the east side of the village.

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