Last native elk sparks a new beginning September 24, 2017 Pennsylvania

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Last native elk sparks a new beginning September 24, 2017 Pennsylvania, The Courier-Express
...  150th anniversary of Jim Jacobs’ killing of the last native elk... In 1912, there was a movement spawned by the federal government to help reduce elk herds in Yellowstone National Park and the Jackson Hole refuge. Elk from those areas served as a source for PA’s elk reintroduction program.  The following year 50 elk at a cost of $30 a head were shipped by rail to Pennsylvania..,


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