Bob Weber - The Canadian Press

Todd Ponich - Crowsnest Pass BearSmart Association

'Risk of bear mortality:' Study finds people, not roads, bug grizzlies the most

By Bob Weber - The Canadian Press
January 10, 2018 - 10:32am

EDMONTON - It's not necessarily the roads in the backcountry that bother grizzly bears. Sometimes, it's the people on them.

That's one of the conclusions of new research from the University of Alberta — and it could have big implications for resource development.