Person Charged for Feeding Wildlife in National Park After Two Foxes Die

An individual from Newfoundland and Labrador was arrested for feeding wildlife in Gros Morne National Park. Feeding wild animals is prohibited under the Canada National Parks Act. The individual allegedly fed a fox and her kit, who were later struck and killed by vehicles. Parks Canada reminded readers that a healthy fear of humans is necessary to protect wild animals so they keep distance from vehicles and other dangerous situations, and feeding animals can ease that fear. Read more here.