Aggressive Coyote Reported in Elkford

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The District of Elkford is warning locals of a coyote that has been showing aggressive behaviour.

The local government reported at 2:40 pm on Friday the animal's sighting in the Lamplighter area.

It was said to be habituated to human environments.

"Please do not feed or approach the animal for your own safety and for the safety of the animal," the District of Elkford warns.

Anyone who sees the coyote or any other wildlife in town is asked to report to the provincial R.A.P.P. line at 1-877-952-7277.

At the time of publication, the interactive map from the Wildlife Alert Reporting Program (W.A.R.P.) does not have any information on this matter.

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