CBC North - Photo By Teddy Carter

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Cool spring means more bears in town

bear.JPGConservation officers in the Yukon have already had to chase down a number of bears inside Whitehorse city limits, and they think the cool, wet spring will mean a busy summer.

The bear in the photo above was trapped after feeding on garbage bins at a popular highway rest stop in the north end of the city.

Click on the link below to hear conservation officer Ken Knutson explain the problem.

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