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Bears Coming Out Of Hibernation

With spring’s arrival, bears are beginning to emerge from hibernation across Northwest Colorado. Steamboat Police have already responded to an incident this week where a bear broke into an unsecured trash container in downtown Steamboat.  The City is reminding residents that all commercial properties within Steamboat city limits are Continue reading

Bears Coming Out Of Hibernation

BearWith the coming of spring bears in Colorado are emerging from hibernation.  Colorado Parks and Wildlife reminds residents that minimizing contact with bears is the best way to keep the public and the animals safe.  Here are some tips to keep bears away from your home this spring and summer.  Keep your garbage in a secure location that is enclosed, and Continue reading

CPW reminds Motorists to Watch for Wildlife

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife reminds motorists to be on the lookout for migrating wildlife. Although winter weather is settling in, it is still autumn, the breeding season for elk, deer and moose. Males will pursue mates aggressively and may not be inhibited by traffic. Wildlife officials add that because bears are especially active during fall as Continue reading

Authorities Warn Motorists of Vehicle Vs. Wildlife Potential

deer on road 300The Colorado Department of Transportation and the Colorado State Patrol are reminding motorists to avoid collisions with wildlife by slowing down. This time of year deer, elk, bears and other wildlife are on the move, deer and elk coming down from the mountains to warmer territory, and bears, foraging for food as they Continue reading