This article is a good read, glad Bryce Casavant finally got to tell his story.
I can confirm that BC Conservation's reputation in Squamish is... not good. My neighbours tell each other never to call them. There is no trust.
It's not like my neighbours are particularly good at preventing bears from becoming food habituated - despite bears being extremely common they still have fruit trees, unpicked fruit, and currently yummy pumpkins at every door.