National Elk Refuge

More Bison Moving Onto Wyoming’s National Elk Refuge
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — The number of bison moving from Grand Teton National Park to the National Elk Refuge is up this year. About 700 bison moved from the park to the refuge between July 28 and Aug. 3, about three-quarters of the Jackson Hole herd. Refuge biologist Eric Cole told the Associate…
Winter Feeding Starting At National Elk Refuge
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Supplemental feeding of elk and bison is starting on the National Elk Refuge near Jackson. Officers planned to begin by distributing small amounts of alfalfa pellets on Thursday. Eventually the elk will work themselves up to getting 8 pounds of food a day. The bison will …
Refuge And Grand Teton Elk hunt Down From 2010
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Abundant forage and fewer hunting permits resulted in a lower elk harvest on the National Elk Refuge and in Grand Teton National Park this fall. Refuge managers estimate that hunters killed about 100 elk this year, compared with 242 animals last year. That’s a decl…