8/16/2011 - Living With Our Wild Neighbors – Coyotes

Department of Health

215 State Street Hackensack, N.J. 07601
Phone (201) 646-3965 Fax (201) 646-3989
John G. Christ Health Officer & Registrar

Living With Our Wild Neighbors – Coyotes

In response to reports of coyote sightings in the Borg’s Woods - northwest area of Hackensack, the city has scheduled an educational session to address resident concerns. The educational session will feature New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Fish and Wildlife’s, Wildlife Biologist, Anthony McBride, who will provide information on the history and habits of coyotes and strategies that residents can use to prevent attracting them to their property and strategies to discourage coyotes who may stray into residential areas.

The session will be held on Tuesday, August 16, 2011 at 8:00 PM in the Hackensack Civic Center, which is located in the City Hall Complex at the rear of 215 State Street.