Okotoks is located in a wildlife corridor and residents can expect to share the area with many animals such as voles, moles, gophers, skunks, deer, coyotes, foxes, and even the occasional moose, cougar or bear. We are fortunate to live in an area that has great biodiversity in the species that call this area home. Respecting these wild animals is key to maintaining their diversity and a healthy ecosystem.
General Tips About Wildlife
Remember to slow down for wildlife!
It is important NOT to:
- feed any wild animal
- approach any wild animal
- distribute bird feed in parks or natural areas