Coyote

Coyote

Scientific Name

Canis latrans

Range

Throughout the continental United States and Alaska, most of Canada, and throughout Mexico into Central America

What do they eat?

Almost anything, including rabbits, rodents, fish, deer, insects, snakes and fruit

Status

Least Concern

Conservation Threats

There is no legal protection for coyotes. Coyote fur is still sought after by trappers, with harvest levels dependent upon fur prices and local and state regulations.