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Coyote Management Workshop Dec. 14 at Cooperative Extension

Dec 07, 2017

Fayetteville, N.C. – Cumberland County Cooperative Extension, N.C. Wildlife Resource Commission and the USDA Wildlife Services will sponsor a Coyote Management Workshop on Thursday, Dec. 14, at the Cumberland County Cooperative Extension Office, located at 301 E. Mountain Dr., Fayetteville. The workshop is free and will begin at 6 p.m.

 

Topics of discussion will include coyote biology and behavior; practical non-lethal methods to prevent/reduce coyote conflicts; laws and regulations on taking of coyotes; demonstration of basic trapping techniques to address problem coyotes. Also provided will be a question and answer session with agency biologists.

 

Pre-registration for the workshop is required by Dec. 11. To pre-register, and for additional questions or information, contact Liz Lahti at (910) 321-6862 or by email at liz_lahti@ncsu.edu.

 

For accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact Liz Lahti at (910) 321-6862 no later than 10 business days before the event.

 

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