Crabtree Coyote Letter

Crabtree Coyote Letter

Dear Interested Person or Party: The following is a scientific opinion letter requested by Camilla Fox, Executive Director of Project Coyote. This letter outlines a response to the general question “What effect does reduction of coyotes (older than 6 months)...
Why Killing Coyotes is Counterproductive

Why Killing Coyotes is Counterproductive

Why Killing Coyotes is Counterproductive. Killing coyotes that are NOT causing problems can cause problems. Coyotes and other carnivores prey on species like rabbits and mice that compete with livestock for forage. These wild herbivores are robustly prolific and...
California bans wildlife-killing contests

California bans wildlife-killing contests

Above Photo: Not a Pretty Picture by Carol Von Canon (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) By Peter Fimrite The California Fish and Game Commission has banned predator killing contests, ending a fierce debate over the rural tradition. The commission’s 4-1 vote Wednesday marks the first...