Support PoP!

Today in Hawks around Town – Coyotes!!?!!


photo via National Mall NPS

From the National Mall NPS (National Parks Service):

“This wily coyote (Apetitius giganticus) was spotted yesterday morning in East Potomac Park by our tree crew supervisor. While coyotes are known to inhabit nearby Rock Creek Park, it is rare to see them on the National Mall.”

The photo is a bit far away but Mark also reported to us last week: “Coyote on Rock Creek Golf Course. Kinda cool to see the urban wildlife. That coyote was just hanging out watching us tee off.”

If you spot a hawk or any interesting wildlife around town, lunching or otherwise, and get a good photo please send in an email where you spotted it to [email protected] and I’ll add it to the queue. Hawks around Town is made possible by a generous grant from the Ben and Sylvia Gardner foundation.

Recent Stories

photo by Paul Sirajuddin From WMATA: “Important service note: Due to the reduced number of railcars available for service, capacity on Metrorail will be less than previous Independence Days. That…

photo by Kimberly Kong Check out the Fight Club Beverage Menu (PDF) From Fight Club: “Newly-resurrected sandwich shop, Fight Club is launching cocktails/beer/wine and extended operating hours at their brick-and-mortar…

Photo by Ron Cohn You can talk about whatever is on your mind – quality of life issues, a beautiful tree you spotted, scuttlebutt, or any random questions/thoughts you may…

Thanks to Zachary and T. for sending: “Another shooting around Georgia Ave/Petworth metro station.” From AlertDC: “MPD reports the 3700 block of Georgia Avenue, NW between New Hampshire Avenue and…

×

Subscribe to our mailing list