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The Great Coyote Invasion of NYC


photo by The Gotham Coyote Project

Back in 2000 I set out to write about about coyotes in the northeast and studied the coyotes in NYC. My editor poo-pooed the book idea, but I wish I’d kept at it. The work of these writers and researchers at the Gotham Coyote Project has made me so happy! I hope they get a book out of it.

“As wild coyotes turn up everywhere from Central Park to Queens, one band of ecologists armed with tree-mounted cameras and cheese-scented lures seeks to understand just what these carnivorous canids are doing here. . . . read on