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Coyote Online Resources and Research


» Translating the Song Dog: What coyotes are saying when they howl, (Jaymi Heimbuch, The Natural History of the Urban Coyote), 2016

» Stop Killing Coyotes, (Dan Flores, The New York Times), 2016

» Yes, eastern coyotes are hybrids, but the ‘coywolf’ is not a thing, (Roland Kays), 2015

Scientific Papers

» Home range size, vegetation density, and season influences prey use by coyotes (Canis latrans)(Hinton and Ward, PLOS One) 2018

» Mapping the expansion of coyotes (Canis latrans) across North and Central America(Hody and Kays, ZooKeys) 2018

» Initial colonization of Long Island, New York by the eastern coyote, Canis latrans (Carnivora, Canidae), including first record of breeding (Nagy et al, Check List Journal) 2017

» Ungulate predation and ecological roles of wolves and coyotes in eastern North America (Benson et al, Ecological Applications) 2017

»Response: Comment on “northeastern coyote/coywolf” taxonomy and admixture: a response to Way and Lynn. (Wheeldon, Patterson)  2017

»Response: Northeastern coyote cannot be a distinct species without isolation: a response to Way and Lynn. (Kays, Monzón)  2017

» Northeastern coyote/coywolf taxonomy and admixture: A meta-analysis. (Way and Lynn), 2016

» SUNY ESF prof: Coyotes everywhere in NYS, but impact on deer numbers is 'minimal', 2015

» When shooting a coyote kills a wolf: Mistaken identity or misguided management?, (Newsome, Bruskotter, and Ripple), 2015

» Population Status and Foraging Ecology of Eastern Coyotes in New York State, (Frair and Gibbs); This research was initiated to assess the abundance of coyote populations in New York State and evaluate potential impacts of coyote predation on deer populations; 2014

» Perspectives on the conservation of wild hybrids, (Stronen and Paquet); 2013

» The Rise of the Mesopredator, (Prugh et al); 2009