For COVID-19 updates visit TorranceCA.Gov/COVID19.

Coyote Management

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

 Read the Coyote Management PlanView the Interactive Coyote Map

The Coyote Mapping System is experiencing technical difficulties and the issue is currently being worked on. In the meantime, we encourage residents to continue to report any sightings as we are still receiving them. We will post them once the map is back up.

Initial 2016 Coyote Management Plan: June 14, 2016

Authorized Environmental Review: November 27, 2018

Environmental Review Period: July 12, 2019 to August 12, 2019

Adopted the 2019 Coyote Management Plan: September 10, 2019





The amendment would include:

  • Instituting a five-month active trapping season from October to March every year.
  • Revising the strategy of trapping coyotes in problem locations to trapping coyotes in a geographical area where dangerous coyote behavior is reported.
  • Hiring a part-time, civilian coyote management staff assistant.
  • Establishing intensive education and outreach.