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Bear Activity Summary 2010 – 2013

Bear activity in the Bow Valley tends to occur in different places at different times of the year.

  • Pre Berry: den emergence to July 15
  • Berry: July 16 to Sept 15
  • Post Berry: Sept 16 to den up

Some Zones experience more (or less) activity based on seasonal food abundance.

The following graphs illustrate where weekly bear activity has been occurring at different times of the year between 2010 and 2013.

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