A black bear with cubs spotted near Appian Way in Dartmouth. No conflict with humans has been reported but please use caution in the area. Always be aware of your surroundings, keep pets on leashes and avoid attracting bears with food (green bin, garbage, BBQ
If you see a black bear…
✔slowly back away
✔do not run or make sudden movements
✔report bear sightings to your nearest Department of Natural Resources and Renewables office.