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Krad
Krad
2 months ago

What about Bishop, Rovana and Pinecreek bear activity. Pinecreek pack station has been broken into twice. Major damage to buildings and contents. Still bear activity in area as of this date.

David Dennison
David Dennison
2 months ago
Reply to  Krad

Krad The reason for that,if MLPD or BPD “announce” where Bear sightings are that are out of the TOML,within days ,if locations of the incidents are published,there would be a shot-up dead Black Bear on site.. Seen it happen more than once,with both Bears and Mountain Lions.. And then,posted smart-phone… Read more »

desco
desco
2 months ago
Reply to  David Dennison
Sigh
Sigh
2 months ago
Reply to  Krad

Krad, Mammoth Lakes police department has started putting out these bear beat press releases to show that someone from their department responds to bear calls after the fact. It seems to be a PR thing to show they still do something after getting rid of Steve Searles, Mammoth’s former “Bear… Read more »

David Dennison
David Dennison
1 month ago
Reply to  Sigh

Yep,and what you say that was directed at me… I can see it now… Bulletins and “warnings ” to “evacuate ” or “shelter in place ” if and when there’s a Bear or Mountain Lion sighting or problem in a neighborhood. Kinda like what I heard today on the news,for… Read more »

Sigh and an eye roll
Sigh and an eye roll
1 month ago
Reply to  David Dennison

Or Dennis, a lot of us regular people who believe in and practice common sense can simply take some extra precautions if we know a bear is frequenting a residential area. Simple things like bringing in pet food and bird feeders at night. Putting trash cans in our garage or… Read more »