Coexisting with Coyotes


The Town of Emerald Isle has implemented a Coyote Trapping Program.  Residents and property owners are now authorized to utilize licensed trappers to trap coyotes in Emerald Isle. The authorized trapping season begins December 1 and extends through February 28 .

Click here for full details of the program. 

Click here for FAQs about coyotes in Emerald Isle

Please visit the following link as provided by the NC Wildlife Resources Commission for helpful facts about coexisting with coyotes:

Click here for a listing of authorized Wildlife Damage Control Agents for Carteret County.

Property owners can also visit the NC Wildlife Resources Commission website at for information about wild animals.