Zika virus is transmitted to people by mosquitoes, through infected blood, and through sexual activity. Cases of Zika virus in the US have mostly occurred among travelers to countries where there is active spread of the disease, which is primarily in Central and South America, Mexico, and the Caribbean. County and State officials are working with health care providers to monitor Zika in Dane County.
How to Haze a Coyote
This short video, "How to Haze a Coyote," gives some concrete solutions for how we can safely co-exist with coyotes in an urban area. It explains the process of hazing, or scaring away coyotes, so they do not feel comfortable being in urban neighborhoods.