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Appendix 6. How to obtain MELP carnivore fact sheets and Safety Guides

All manuals listed below are available from the Wildlife Program Publications index located at:

Safety Guide to Bears in the Wild

This brochure belongs to the Wildlife Safety Series. It discusses bear behaviour and characteristics, bear confrontation avoidance techniques and additional miscellaneous information about bear safety.

Safety Guide to Cougars

This brochure also belongs to the Wildlife Safety Series. It discusses cougar characteristics, cougar tracks, cougar confrontation avoidance techniques, cougar confrontations and additional information about cougar safety.

Cougars in British Columbia

This pamphlet was prepared by the British Columbia Fish and Wildlife Branch, Information and Education Section. The pamphlet includes information about the appearance, distribution, territory, food habits, habitat preference, breeding habits, population dynamics and management of cougars in British Columbia.

Grizzly Bears in British Columbia

This pamphlet was produced by the B.C. Wildlife Branch. It introduces the reader to the taxonomy, distribution, physical appearance, life history, habitat use, diet, behaviour and management of grizzly bears in British Columbia.

To obtain copies of the fact sheets described above, and for additional information about similar literature, contact BC Environment regional offices or the:

Program Officer
Wildlife Branch
Ministry of Environment, Lands and Parks
Telephone: (250) 387-9737
Fax: (250) 387-0239

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 9374, Stn Prov Govt
Victoria, B.C. V8W 9M4

4th Floor, 2975 Jutland Road
Victoria, B.C. V8T 5J9

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