Coyotes, like this one seen crossing Interstate 75 in Macon in 2002, are a non-native predator in Georgia. The Department of Natural Resources is holding a contests March through August to encourage hunting of the animals.
Coyotes, like this one seen crossing Interstate 75 in Macon in 2002, are a non-native predator in Georgia. The Department of Natural Resources is holding a contests March through August to encourage hunting of the animals. Grant Blankenship Telegraph file photo
Coyotes, like this one seen crossing Interstate 75 in Macon in 2002, are a non-native predator in Georgia. The Department of Natural Resources is holding a contests March through August to encourage hunting of the animals. Grant Blankenship Telegraph file photo

Georgia encouraging hunters to take aim at coyotes this spring and summer

February 21, 2017 06:28 AM