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wapiti

large deer from North America. Called also American elk, Cervus canadensis.
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The Roosevelt elk in Alaska--its ecology and management.
From the Cascade Mountains west to the Pacific coast, Oregon's Roosevelt elk herd is thought to number 59,000 animals, while on the east side, the Rocky Mountain herd is estimated at 56,00G.
If this tactic worked on blacktails, could it also work on their Roosevelt elk neighbors?
Roosevelt elk bring to mind clear-cuts, recently logged areas creating openings where second-growth vegetation flourishes and attracts elk.
Ranger Philip Rovai suggests I take the scenic, winding drive down Davison Road for a short walk up Fern Canyon as well as for the likelihood of spotting Roosevelt elk.
A period Three Hunt will be set up for the Tinemaha Zone of the Owens Valley Tule Elk Hunt, a new Roosevelt Elk hunt will be established on Simpson Timber Company land in the northwestern section of the state and the seasons will be extended for the Del Norte and Klamath zones for Roosevelts and the Cache Creek and La Panza zones for Tules.
Success rates among elk hunters averaged 16 percent statewide last fall, with 18 percent of tag holders in the limited-entry Rocky Mountain Elk areas of Eastern Oregon getting their elk, compared with 12 percent success posted by Roosevelt elk hunters.
Both American (Yellowstone) and Roosevelt elk remain securely on our list.
The British Columbia Roosevelt Elk Special Hunting Permit made its debut at this year's Convention, selling for $40,000.
Some people come here to see bald eagles, whales, Roosevelt elk.
But the park, which is located along 55 miles of Northern California coastline between Eureka and Crescent City, is also home to an astonishing variety of wildlife, including Roosevelt elk, black-shouldered kites, and--offshore--gray whales.

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