Bear-proofing homes and properties in southern Alberta

The Homestretch

It's a cliche that dates back to Winnie-the-Pooh and beyond: bears love honey. It's a growing problem for the Fallentimber Meadery near Water Valley. Co-owner Kevin Ryan looks after 25 bee yards, with more than 400 bee colonies, right in the middle of bear country. He's seen an increase of bear activity on his property over the years. Jay Honeyman is a human/wildlife conflict biologist with Alberta Environment and Parks. He's part of a team working to help landowners bear-proof their properties in southern and central Alberta. Jay Honeyman joined host Doug Dirks

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