Class about coyotes scheduled in Greenwood

Everything you ever wanted to know about coyotes and how to deal with them if they appear in your backyard will be the subject of a special class in April.

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources will offer a class at 5:30 p.m. April 2 at the Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St.

Speakers will include biologists, conservation officers and animal control operators. Coyotes are a native species common in all Indiana counties, including urban and suburban areas. Presentations will cover ways to reduce conflicts with coyotes, questions regarding pet safety and current hunting/trapping regulations.

The class is free. Those who wish to attend should register in advance by calling 234-8440.