Content tagged with "elk restoration"

2010 Missouri Elk Restoration Plan

Missouri Department of Conservation Resource Scientist Lonnie Hansen discusses the Department's plan to restore elk to a 346-square-mile area in Southeast Missouri. More

2012 Elk Arrival - Radio-Collared Calf

MDC personnel put a radio collar on a recently born calf.
MDC staff put a radio collar on a recently born calf. The calf was born in Kentucky before transportation, with its mother, to Missouri.  In this photo, from left to right, MDC staff Steve Crider and Jake Rieken, MDC Director Bob Ziehmer and MDC Resource Scientist Lonnie Hansen. More

2012 elk cow with calf in holding pen

2012 elk cow with calf in holding pen
This radio-collared elk cow with her calf await release from the Peck Ranch holding pen to the elk the restoration zone in June 2012. More

46 elk captured, health protocols in progress

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The catch includes spike bulls and several pregnant cows. More

A Good Day in Elk Country

Missouri's elk-restoration aspirations are one step closer to fulfillment. More
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