Bears, including grizzlies, have played a role in stories and legends in Canada over the years. (Jill Hayward photo)

QUIZ: The bare facts about bears

As summer ends, bear sightings will become more common. How much do you know about bears?

As the summer draws to a close, bear sightings will happen more frequently.

Bears have been used in storytelling and in marketing, and stuffed teddy bears have been used as sleep aids for many years.

How much do you know about bears?

By the way, don’t feed the bears. They wouldn’t feed you.


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Grizzly bears are found in British Columbia and elsewhere in Canada. Do you know which B.C. city’s name means grizzly bear? (Jill Hayward photo)

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