Wildlife officials dealing with Boulder coyotes

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) -- Wildlife officials hope to unveil a strategy Monday to deal with aggressive coyotes that have been reported near a path in east Boulder.

Val Matheson, Boulder's urban wildlife conservation coordinator, tells The Daily Camera (http://bit.ly/VUzhU3) the new management plan is "a work in progress." She is sharing it with Colorado Parks and Wildlife and the University of Colorado.

Open space rangers stepped up foot patrols after a jogger on the Boulder Creek Path was bitten in the calf by a coyote Dec. 29. On Dec. 24, a woman walking a dog was menaced by a coyote, but it ran away after the woman swatted at it with a stick and the dog intervened.

On Dec. 27, a cyclist said a coyote chased him on the path.

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  • by Coyote Location: Palisade on Jan 13, 2013 at 05:10 PM
    I do my Part... as seen here > http://i300.photobucket.com/albums/nn18/coyoteon2/Sig%20556%20223%20DEATH/DeerKillerDownx8.jpg Now if they would just bring back the Bounty, it would help off set the cost of Ammo for my Evil Black Rifle.
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