Most Coppell residents are accustomed to the abundant wildlife that peacefully lives in the area. It is important to remember that wild animals are natural inhabitants of Coppell and living in harmony with these animals is an important aspect of the natural eco-system.
Migratory birds, such as herons, egrets and other waterbirds, are often seen in Texas during their annual migration between the United States and Canada. These birds can bring a number of challenges during nesting/breeding season such as noise, odor, and health hazards including significant amounts of excrement. There are some actions residents can take before and after breeding season to deter the birds from nesting in the area.