More mangy coyotes
A large coyote hunt recently held in Southwest North Dakota turned up more coyotes with mange, something the North Dakota Game and Fish Department attributes to a higher coyote population.
Stephanie Tucker, a furbearer biologist for the NDGF, said North Dakota has had high coyote numbers the last few years.
With a little help from rural mail carriers, the last official survey done on coyote populations was in April.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at email@example.com and we can help you.