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Oregon Field Guide

Elk Ranching

There are 110,000 wild elk in Oregon, and about 300 that live on private ranches. According to the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, the domesticated elk pose a threat to the wild population. Elk ranchers disagree.

First Broadcast: 1996
Producer: Steve Amen
Producer: Eric Cain

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Elk Ranching; Honeycombs Adventure; Snowmobilers

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #710