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Coyote hazing team to be deployed

Belmont will soon be deploying a team of trained volunteers to harass coyotes that have grown too bold living among their human neighbors.

In what may be a first for Massachusetts, the town’s Board of Health has approved a coyote management plan that involves educating residents as well as coordinated hazing aimed at scaring off particularly aggressive animals.

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