Southboro Open Land Foundation

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Presentation on Eastern Coyote/Coywolf Ecology and Behavior on April 27

Published on March 17, 2023 by Eileen Samberg

On April 27 at 7 pm at the Southborough Library, Jon Way will be presenting a program on eastern coyote home range and territory size, movement and activity patterns, sociality, denning behavior, and hybridization dynamics, with pictures of various Canis in North America. He will explain how coyotes behave and why they are so successful living near people. Jon will be available at 6:45 pm for book sales. The program is sponsored by the Southborough Open Land Foundation. Our thanks to the Southborough Library for hosting the event.

Jonathan (Jon) Way has a B.S. (UMass Amherst), M.S. (UConn Storrs), and doctorate (Boston College) related to the study of eastern coyotes/coywolves. He is the author of numerous books including: 1) Suburban Howls; 2) My Yellowstone Experience; 3) Coywolf: Eastern Coyote Genetics, Ecology, Management, and Politics. Jon founded and runs his organization, Eastern Coyote/Coywolf Research, where his goal is to conduct long-term ecological and behavioral research on eastern coyotes. He also supplements his research with regular trips to Yellowstone National Park and other national parks.