Coyotes

Dead Coyote Found

A dead Eastern coyote was found washed up on the north shore of the Vineyard this past week, Island wildlife experts confirmed.

Coyote Sighting Caught on Camera in Oak Bluffs

Footage of a live Eastern coyote was recorded on a trail camera in Oak Bluffs, close to Goodale’s pit, Island wildlife biologist Gus Ben David confirmed. It marks the third sighting in the last eight months.

Swimming Coyote Spotted Near the Elizabeth Islands

Early Wednesday afternoon, Ralph and Cynthia DeFelice saw and photographed a coyote swimming between two of the Elizabeth islands.

Deer Carcass Provides Further Proof of Coyote Presence on Martha's Vineyard

A disemboweled deer fawn carcass was found late last week near the Edgartown Water Company station at Wintucket, further confirming the presence of a coyote on Martha’s Vineyard.

Sighting of Eastern Coyote Confirmed on Martha's Vineyard

The Vineyard has had its second confirmed sighting of a live Eastern coyote — the first sighting in at least three years — Island wildlife biologist Gus Ben David 2nd said Wednesday.

How the Coyote Tried to Cross the Sound

The recent report of another coyote washing up on the Vineyard’s north shore prompts a few observations on the prospects of the coyote establishing a population here.

Coyote Washes Up on Lambert's Cove Beach

A dead coyote was found washed ashore early this week on Lambert's Cove Beach, the second coyote to wash up in that location this year. An Island naturalist said the coyote likely came from Naushon, which hosts a large population of coyotes, and drowned.

Coyote Concerns

As sorry as Mark Twain described coyotes in Roughing It may appear, there seems to be little sympathy for coyotes on Martha’s Vineyard.

Beachcombers Find Dead Coyote on Lambert's Cove Beach

A coyote washed up on Lambert's Cove Beach on Friday, reigniting theories about one or two living on the Island. But experts believe this coyote drifted over from the Elizabeth Islands.

If Only They Ate Skunks: Credible Coyote Sighting Worries Expert

Island farmers were alarmed this week to learn of the possible presence of a visitor from the mainland: a coyote.

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