Bears in Collier County are known to leave a mess in your front yard after they finish eating everything inside your trashcan. County officials released a bear-resistant trash can to keep their paws off your leftovers.

The green and black trash cans may seem like your run-of-the-mill receptacle, but these bear-resistant bins have an added feature that makes it hard for bears to open them, yet easy for Waste Management to pick up in the mornings.


Bear resistant trash cans available for Collier County residents

Originally published on NBC2 News

It can be tough to keep wildlife from raiding your trash bins. But, as NBC News reports, one Florida county has found a way to keep bears at bay: Rehrig’s Bear Cart. The full article can be read here