A grizzly bear spotted near Carcross on Saturday night. (Jesse Winter/Yukon News)

Increase of bears results in closure of Babine Lake Marine Provincial Park

The closure will remain in place until further notice.

Babine Lake Marine Provincial Park will be temporarily closed this fall due to a large number of grizzlies, frequenting the area in association with the nearby spawning channels. Nearby Recreation Sites might see some additional use as a result.

Please be considerate of wildlife and other users. Do not leave meat hanging unattended. Reminder: It is illegal dispose of game offal, entrails, hides or bones within the developed portion of a recreation site.

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