Journal archives for July 2018

July 01, 2018

Residents in northern Fontana express concerns about coyotes.

The Fontana Animal Services Team (FAST) does not trap coyotes, but does respond to the following types of coyote calls: removing deceased coyotes in the roadway, following up on reports of coyotes observed in the daytime near or in a residential area or school zones, or dealing with injured coyotes.

https://www.fontanaheraldnews.com/news/residents-in-northern-fontana-express-concerns-about-coyotes/article_32cdeeee-7c9d-11e8-94e7-0f5bdbf51b53.html

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July 04, 2018

Kit foxes are threatened. Could a new land purchase in SLO County help save them?

San Joaquin kit foxes are the smallest foxes in North America, weighing in at just five pounds. Their native habitat — wildlands south of Stanislaus County — shrank in the 20th century due to farming and development.

https://www.sanluisobispo.com/news/local/environment/article214301029.html

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July 16, 2018

Coyote Sightings On The Rise In San Diego.

"We've seen an increase with the fire activity, the West Fire, which drives them out of their areas," she said.

That, and the heat and drought mean coyotes will venture out into neighborhoods to find food and water, she said.

http://www.kpbs.org/news/2018/jul/16/coyote-sightings-rise-san-diego/

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July 29, 2018

California’s Lassen Wolf Pack Has Pups Second Straight Year.

California’s only known existing wolf family, the Lassen pack, has produced its second litter of pups.

http://www.thewildlifenews.com/2018/07/28/californias-lassen-wolf-pack-has-pups-second-straight-year/

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