Videos available for free at the Revelstoke Library

Living in Bear Country. Click here to read about this DVD.

Staying Safe in Bear Country. Click here to read about this DVD

Web sites

Revelstoke Bear Aware Facebook page

City of Revelstoke’s Solid Waste and Recycling Bylaw # 2080

Columbia Mountains Institute of Applied Ecology (and search using the word “bear”)

Get Bear Smart Society

Ministry of Environment – Conservation Officer Service

Ministry of Environment – Bear Aware

Parks Canada – Mount Revelstoke National Park bear safety


Wildsafe BC’s Wildlife Alert and Reporting Program


Download the booklet Travelling Safely in Bear Country .


Parks Canada video on how to use bear spray

How to Guide on putting up an Electric Fence by Gillian Sanders of Grizzly Bear Coexistence Solutions

More resources

Constructing a predator proof electric fence

Fruit tree pruning and bear attractants

Composting in bear country

Bear Aware Family Checklist

Homeowner’s checklist

BA Report Card



Activity pages

These pages are sometimes used as part of a children’s community event or a classroom visit.

Bear & birdfeeder colour sheet

Bear & fruit colour sheet

Camping colour sheet

Bear trouble colour sheet page 1

Bear trouble colour sheet page 2

Circle the bear attractants colour sheet

Connect the dots bear colour sheet

What should wild bears eat colour sheet

What’s in the bear’s tummy colour sheet

Bear Aware comic book

Grade three children’s book about bear attractants

Bear Aware crossword puzzle

Bear Aware fortune teller


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