Living next to the mountains means living in an area that overlaps with bear habitat. And that overlap can be deadly to bears who regularly venture into human spaces in search of food. That’s why wildlife specialists are getting the word out about the importance of securing trash cans and putting away backyard bird feeders. At a recent Farmers Market day, KGNU’s Rossana Longo Better spoke with Tyler Asnicar, District Wildlife Manager of Colorado Parks and Wildlife.
More bear info and tips from CPW are available here.