Elk being collared at SD Wind Cave National Park
HOT SPRINGS (AP) -- Officials have hired a helicopter crew to snag and collar elk at a southwestern South Dakota park, some of which will be pushed out to make the herd more manageable.
They want to add 36 collared elk to the 40 already wearing tracking collars at Wind Cave National Park. They had reached 26 elk by the end of Wednesday, the media reported.
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