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BearSaver: Bringing Modern Food Storage Lockers to Yosemite National Park

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Located in the western Sierra Nevada range of Central California, the magnificent Yosemite National Park is a genuine national treasure. Covering 747,956 acres, the park features granite cliffs, a giant sequoia grove, waterfalls, glaciers, lakes, streams, mountains, and meadows. With almost 95 percent of the park being designated as wilderness, it is also home to around 90 different species of mammals, over 20 different types of reptiles, a dozen different types of amphibians and well over 200 different species of birds. Visiting Yosemite National Park With all that it has to offer, it is not hard to understand why so many people visit Yosemite National Park. In fact, around 4 million people visit the park every year. Despite the vast size of the park, most visitors never explore beyond the 5.9 square miles of the Yosemite Valley. Those who visit the park will find that recreational opportunities abound. Some popular activities include exploring the park’s 800 miles of hiking trails,...

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Keeping Bears Safe with Bear-Resistant Food Lockers and Waste Receptacles

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BearSaver Introduces New Line of Receptacles

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BearSaver is pleased to announce the introduction of the HA-CH series. By combining the best features of two of our most popular models – the BearSaver HA Series and the BearSaver CE Series - we are able to offer an innovative new line that is sure to meet the needs of our customers! Exploring the BearSaver HA Series The BearSaver HA Series offers a number of features that our customers enjoy. For example, this series offers a versatile cabinet that is ideal for using add-on materials to change the appearance of the receptacle. The HA Series is also a popular choice for those who want to install recycled plastic wood siding or a custom laser cut motif to the receptacle. These features make it possible to create a highly-personalized appearance that is well-suited to the setting where the receptacle is used. Exploring the BearSaver CE Series While the HA series is popular for its ability to be personalized, the CE...

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BearSaver Helps Tennessee State Parks Meet Recycling Goals

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BearSaver is pleased to be a trusted brand that is used parks and other locations around the country. In fact, the BearSaver name is backed by such a positive reputation that the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) recently decided to add BearSaver receptacles to all 56 of its State Parks. Taking the Lead in Waste Management and Recycling By adding BearSaver recycling receptacles to all of its parks, the TDEC hopes to be a leader in terms of waste reduction and promoting the overall sustainability of its park system. Brock Hill, deputy commissioner with the TDEC, further emphasized in a recent statement that promoting recycling within the state’s park system will help with “meeting the needs of our visitors and upholding our responsibility to protect Tennessee’s public lands and natural resources.” As part of this process, the TDEC purchased more than 400 BearSaver recycling receptacles to place throughout its parks. These receptacles are set up to receive aluminum,...

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Safely Store Food with Bear Resistant Food Storage Lockers from BearSaver

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When camping or otherwise spending time outdoors where food will be enjoyed among the wildlife, taking the proper steps for safe food storage is essential. Not only will this help to ensure your food stays fresh and safe to eat, but it will also keep it from attracting wildlife or otherwise having your food taken or damaged by nearby animals. Packing Your Food Safely If you want to be self-contained with your food storage, you will need to be sure to pack all of your food safely away before you head outdoors. Non-perishable items can be saved in a plastic storage tote. To be effective against wildlife, you should select a tote that is durable, that closes securely and can be easily carried. Resist the temptation to purchase a tote that is very large. While this may hold more food, it will also be more difficult to transport or to find a place to stow away while camping. For perishable...

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