As residents of Orange County, we enjoy easy access to pristine beaches, local mountains, and plenty of natural open spaces. Shady Canyon in Irvine, for example, borders a nature preserve that is home to many indigenous animals.
Parks in the area around Shady Canyon include the James Dilley Greenbelt Preserve, Laguna Coast Wilderness Park, and Crystal Cove State Park.
And these parks in Orange County are home to a number of wild animals, including:
- Mountain Lions
Coyotes are especially prevalent in the nature preserves and open areas of Orange County.
Staying alert and taking certain precautions can help to protect family and pets.
These safety practices will minimize the risk of coyote encounters:…