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Fish and Game Approves New Elk Plan Despite Wolf Concerns

posted Mar 7, 2014, 5:35 PM by chloe owens

1/17/14, by Brian Smith, Magic Valley

Fish and Game Approves New Elk Plan Despite Wolf Concerns

Despite getting an earful at a marathon public hearing the night before, Idaho Fish and Game commissioners said little Thursday before unanimously approving a statewide elk management plan…The plan monitors elk habitat changes, the damage that growing elk populations have on crops and fences, and seeks to more aggressively target predators such as bears, mountain lions, and, most notably, wolves.

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