Virginia Tech doctoral student Dana Morin collects information on coyotes for a two-year, $300,000 state-funded grant project.
Wildlife experts: culling results in more coyotes

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BLACKSBURG — The more coyotes you kill, the more you have.

This biological quirk sets these relatively new Virginia residents apart from most other animals in the commonwealth’s forests, fields and even cities, according to Virginia Tech wildlife professor Marcella Kelly.