Ecology of Coyotes in Urban Landscapes

  title={Ecology of Coyotes in Urban Landscapes},
  author={Stanley D. Gehrt and Dale Louis Nolte},
Coyotes (Canis latrans) have become common in many metropolitan areas across the United States. Recent research has focused on the urban ecology of coyotes to better our understanding of how they exist in urbanized landscapes. 1 summarize findings from a variety of ecological studies of coyotes in or near metropolitan areas, and focus on three areas of coyote ecology: survival rates, home rangelactivity, and food habits. Most studies have reported relatively high survival rates (annual S = 0.62… CONTINUE READING

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Home range , habitat use , and nocturnal activity of coyotes in an urban environment

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