Community

Coyotes spotted in Quail Ridge Linear Park

The City of Kelowna is warning those who use and live near the Quail Ridge Linear Park area of the presence of one or more aggressive coyotes.

Should residents or park users see a coyote, they should make themselves visible and make noise. People should also take care when walking their dog in the area, as dogs can increase aggressive coyote behaviour.

The city is posting warning signs in the park, while local conservation officers are monitoring the situation. Anyone who sees aggressive coyote behaviour is asked to call the B.C. Ministry of Environment RAPP line at 1-877-952-7277.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Burton Cummings plays Richmond
 
Memorial service scheduled for Crystal Ratvay
 
Downtown murals looking for new home
Fair brings global handcrafts to the Okanagan
 
GALLERY: Castlegar marchers Take Back the Night
 
Local pair receive U of Alberta scholarships
Big honking head shave in Elkford
 
Santa Pups DVD coming to Overwaitea
 
Advanced doula training course hosted in Fernie

Community Events, September 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Sep 17 edition online now. Browse the archives.