Awards & Achievements
Profile - Clio Smeeton
Profile - Ken Weagle
Social and Other Media
News & Events
Bear Research Facility
Black Bear Management in Alberta
Black Bears in the USA
Swift Fox Reintroduction Program
Blackfeet Swift fox
Canadian Swift Fox Reintroduction Program
I've found an animal...
Why do we do it?
Why do wild animals become orphans?
Wildlife in Alberta
Happy Tails Pet Retreat
Interns & Students
Cochrane Ecological Institute's Bear Research Facility
Drone Footage of Bear Research Facility
Final Report on the construction of the Bear Research Facility
. This report gives full details of the construction methods, and materials used to design and build our state of the art bear facility. The design was developed with input from experts from around the world!
The General project Outline can be downloaded here.
The enclosure has a Closed Circuit TV system to facilitate Behavioural observations. Examples of the output can be seen below.