I have taken nearly all of the African plains game and American elk
with it, most at over 200 yards and most one-shot kills.
Note that this does not reflect species, since there are Typical and Non-Typical categories for all deer and American elk
TRAVIS LOWE'S FAMILY HAS BEEN a member of the North American Elk
Breeders Association since 1991.
Mule deer, mountain goat and a huge cougar were just some of the critters that fell to his arrows, and in 1975 he took the Pope and Young Club's first-place American elk
, a 380%-inch monster.
In the case of the North American Elk
, or wapiti, more and more people in areas outside of the traditional Rocky Mountain Elk range are getting the chance to not only hear the mating calls of the dominant bulls, but to also take part in viewing or, in some cases, hunting elk in their home states.
The Takhini Valley core range produced much less late summer herbaceous biomass (kg/ha) than other areas used by North American elk
For example, with heavy harvest of trophy-class, older male North American elk
Cervus elaphus, concerns arose regarding the consequences of remaining yearling males doing most of the mating.
The Tule elk is the smallest of the three North American elk
species and can only be hunted in California.
The new edition continues that trend with more than 5,000 new entries, including new world records for grizzly bear, non-typical American elk
, tule elk, mountain caribou and musk ox (entered between 2004 and 2009).
An American Elk
Retrospective celebrates the history of elk hunting in America and comes from a club that has kept hunting records from the late 1880s through the 1970s.
An American Elk
Retrospective: Vintage Photos and Memorabilia from the Boone and Crockett Club Archives" discusses big game hunting in the past century, looking at the developments in the sport and the most awe inspiring trophies that have been attained.
Conservations credit the visionary Pittman-Robertson Act (along with the hard work of dedicated wildlife managers) as instrumental in the recovery of not only wild turkeys but also once struggling populations of white-tailed deer, pronghorn antelope, wood duck, beaver, black bear, Canada goose, American elk
, desert bighorn sheep, bobcat, mountain lion, and several species of predatory birds.