Bears sniff their way to Hurlburt playground
By Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick, 1st Special Operations Wing Public Affairs
/ Published May 22, 2017
HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. --
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation personnel have spotted and set out traps for three black bears at the Soundside playground on Hurlburt Field, Fla., May 22, 2017. Residents are encouraged to clean and store their grills and trash cans in a secured compound such as a shed or covered enclosure. If a bear is approaching, the most important thing to remember is to get to safety. Seek shelter immediately, but do not run. Any immediate safety concerns should be directed to the 1st Special Operations Security Forces Squadron Law Enforcement Desk at (850) 884-7777.