August 27, 2007
Wildlife biologist Darby Finley, with the Colorado Division of Wildlife, talks with Moffat County landowner Clem Fitterer while Maybell landowner John Mainguy looks on. The Thursday meeting gave the public a chance to give input to DOW efforts to reduce the elk herd population in Northwest Colorado.
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Better counting methods result in increase
When bull elk reach 2 1/2 years old, 50 to 75 percent of them leave the area they were born for new locations.