Elk hunt to be expanded in 2019-20 June 13, 2019 Pennsylvania,

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Elk hunt to be expanded in 2019-20  June 13, 2019 Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
... Elk are native to Pennsylvania, but by 1877 they were driven to regional extinction through over-hunting and habitat loss. In 1934, just 14 elk were thought to be living in the state. Elk hunts were banned, but illegal poaching occurred. A 1971 survey counted 65 elk in Pennsylvania..,


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