Need for Bear-Proof Garbage Cans in Colorado

NPR's Jeff Brady reports that the Colorado state prison system has become a leader in the manufacture of bear-proof garbage cans. With more people moving into bear habitat areas and bear populations growing, demand for the cans is booming.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.