There have been many bear sightings in the campground over the past few days. Conservation officers are monitoring the situation and attempting to trap the bear.
It is essential for all campers to keep their campsites clean. Garbage should be placed immediately in the bear-proof garbage containers. When you are not on your campsite, food, pet food, and any other scented products (eg. deodorant, toothpaste) must be locked up in cars or RVs.
Although an advisory is in place for this area, bears can be encountered anywhere in the Northwest Region at any time. To avoid a surprise encounter with a bear:
Lesser Slave Lake is experiencing higher than normal water levels this summer, with the result that beaches around the lake are nearly completely submerged.