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2nd May 2005, 03:08
The Montana State Department of Fish and Wildlife is advising golfers to
take extra precautions and be on the alert for bears while in the
Gallatin, Helena and Lewis and Clark National Forests golf courses. They
advise golfers to wear noise-producing devices such as little bells on
their clothing to alert, but not startle the bears unexpectedly They
also advise you to carry pepper spray in case of an encounter with a

It is also a good idea to watch for signs of bear activity. Golfers
should be able to recognize the difference between black bear and grizzly
bear droppings on the golf course. Black bear droppings are smaller and
contain berries and possibly squirrel fur. Grizzly bear droppings have
bells in them and smell like pepper spray.

2nd May 2005, 03:17
Now that's some funny sh*t!

4th May 2005, 18:37
We have a similar problem here in Knoteetingham with the camel-droppings on the 5th and 9th greens - but it makes putting interesting ;)

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