Coyotes in the Pacific Northwest. — Animals of the Pacific Northwest

There are so many wild animals in the Pacific Northwest, in part because we have so many types of ecosystems. Mountains, lakes, rivers, deserts, the Salish Sea, and the Pacific Ocean are all home to many animals. One such species living here is the coyote, a distant relative of the domestic dog and wolf and […]

Coyotes in the Pacific Northwest. — Animals of the Pacific Northwest

The LA Times reports The people who guard the gulls that nest on Mono Lake’s islets in the eastern Sierra Nevada have used dynamite, electric fences and lawsuits to protect the birds from wily coyotes and diversions of water to Los Angeles. Through it all, California gulls returned each year to rear new generations of their species […]

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