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D4K: Elk

Special | 29m 5s | Video has closed captioning.

They are called the “Ghosts of the Forest.” Native Americans called them “Wapiti.” You know them as elk . Elk are one of the most amazing creatures found in Idaho. But how do they live? What do they eat? Why do they make that unusual sound? Biologists Mike Scott and Jon Rachael from the Idaho Department of Fish and Game answer questions about elk.

Aired: 01/21/03

Rating: TV-G

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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