Public Notice: Bear Sightings

Residents are advised that there have been reports of black bear sightings on StFX Campus and in the Arbor Drive Area. The Town has been in communication with the Nova Scotia Department of Lands and Forrest to advise them of these sightings.

Residents are reminded to be mindful of their surroundings and should you see a bear remember to remain calm and give the bear space. Reports of any bear sightings should be directed to the Department of Lands and Forrest at 902-863-4513.

To avoid attracting bears to your property residents should make sure household waste is disposed of properly in a secure bin.

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Town of Antigonish
274 Main Street
Antigonish, Nova Scotia
Canada B2G 2C4

Phone: (902) 863-2351
Fax: (902) 863-0460 / (902) 863-9201

Town Hall hours: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm