Dear Park Board Commissioners, It was with sadness and frustration that we read the Conservation Officer Service trapped and killed four coyotes in Stanley Park
Feeding considered a major factor in negative encounters with coyotes in sizable city west of the GTA.
Use of traps within 200m of a dwelling and failure to check likely make trap illegal. BCCOS is investigating.
Hope of survey is to find opportunities to improve coexistence with bears in communities.
Updating terminology, contacting experts not responders, can help people coexist with native wildlife.
Human action vastly changes the behaviour and actions of wildlife, putting them at risk.
Conflict with coyotes in Stanley Park will continue unless signs, feeding are addressed, and enforcement begins.
When we consider wildlife interactions from a wild viewpoint, the narrative changes, particularly for pet owners.
A primer on why relocation, trapping and other mitigating efforts don’t resolve conflict with wildlife and can actually create it.
Three things you can do to make the transition easier for animals and teach your community about wildlife!
Nearly 500 wolves killed as part of cull to protect caribou.