Coyotes (Canis latrans) in Ohio

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dc.creator Weeks, John L. en_US
dc.creator Tori, Gildo M. en_US
dc.creator Shieldcastle, Mark C. en_US 2006-07-07T17:56:30Z 2006-07-07T17:56:30Z 1990-12 en_US
dc.identifier.citation The Ohio Journal of Science. v90, n5 (December, 1990), 142-145 en_US
dc.identifier.issn 0030-0950 en_US
dc.description Author Institution: Ohio Division of Wildlife, Crane Creek Wildlife Experiment Station en_US
dc.description.abstract Past and present status of the coyote (Cants latrans) in Ohio was documented by a historical review, a survey of encounters, and a skull collection and analysis. Coyotes were first recorded in Ohio in 1919. In 1979 and 1980,336 wild canid encounters were reported in 46 of Ohio's 88 counties. From 1982 to 1988, skull collections were made in 71 counties, yielding 379 (87%) coyotes, 10 (2%) coydogs, and 25 (6%) feral dogs. The coyote is well established and distributed throughout the state. en_US
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dc.title Coyotes (Canis latrans) in Ohio en_US