Varmints! podcast is thrilled to welcome back this week our very first guest, Dr. Seth Magle to chat with us about coyotes! Dr. Seth is both extremely knowledgeable and just plain fun, and we know you’ll have a great time listening to him. So, let’s all learn about coyotes!
But first, our guest!
Dr. Seth is a PhD real life Scientist doing SCIENCE as Director of the Urban Wildlife Institute at Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago. See a list of his many fine published papers here!
Sunglasses are essential equipment for doing SCIENCE.
You can help do SCIENCE! Check out Chicago Wildlife Watch, learn to identify critters, (it’s easy!) and be part of a really cool thing.
Those are two coyotes (image from Chicago Wildlife Watch website). Look! You’re doing SCIENCE!
Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner. Video courtesy of YouTube user India
Check out Manuel Cinema’s amazing film about an urban coyote living in Chicago.
Video courtesy of Manuel Cinema’s Chicagoland website.
Coyotes are so cosmopolitan, next they’ll be drinking them.
Coyote Legends with Lawrence Aripa
This and many other tales about Coyote can be found at Native Languages of the Americas’ website. Prepare to be fascinated for hours!
Want to know more about these adorable city tricksters? Here are 10 Fascinating Facts about Urban Coyotes!
Looking both ways before crossing the street? We has the smarts for that.