Content tagged with "elk"

Elk or White-Tailed Deer?

This flyer helps those participating in Peck Ranch CA managed deer hunts tell the difference between elk and white-tailed deer. More

Elk Restoration

Plentiful before European settlement, elk disappeared from Missouri by 1865. In July 2010, the Department began restoring elk to a suitable area in southeast Missouri. Use these pages to follow Missouri's elk-restoration efforts. More

Elk Restoration - Partnerships

Missouri's elk restoration project has numerous partners including some national organizations (video). More

Elk Restoration Background

Browse the history of elk restoration in Missouri, including the management plan and frequently asked questions. More

Elk restoration effort moves forward in Missouri

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Missouri’s first elk is in a holding pen, awaiting company. More

Elk Return to Missouri

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Elk at peck ranch
The hills around Peck Ranch Conservation Area once again will echo with the bugles of bull elk. More

Elk return to Missouri after 150-year absence

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Elk depart truck on arrival in Missouri
The hills around Peck Ranch Conservation Area once again will echo with the bugles of bull elk. More

Elk Spike Bull

Missouri elk spike bull
A spike bull Missouri elk with tracking collar is photographed at Peck Ranch in December 2012. These were among the first wild elk to arrive in Missouri in May. More

Elk Tour Map

Elk are back in Missouri, and you can see them at Peck Ranch and Current River Conservation Areas. Download and print this map of the elk-viewing routes. More