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Elk

WILDLIFE HEALTH
Elk Hoof Disease
Sporadic reports of lame elk or elk with overgrown or missing hooves have been received in southwest Washington since the mid 1990’s. Reports of this “hoof disease” have been increasing and hunters have regularly seen and sometimes harvested an elk with this condition.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Submit an Elk Hoof Rot / Deformation Report

ELK HERD MANAGEMENT

Colockum Elk Herd Study: 2008-2012
Powerpoint presentation of the preliminary results from the Colockum Elk Study, that was presented at a public meeting in Ellensburg on January 7th.

Download the Colockum Elk Herd Study Presentation

REGULATIONS & SEASONS

HUNTER REPORTING

SPECIAL HUNTS & RAFFLES

HUNTING PROSPECTS

EARTAGGED GAME

AGE DATA

GAME MANAGEMENT (Management Plans, Harvest Reports, etc.)

WILDIFE HEALTH

OTHER INFORMATION

 

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