Randy Newberg explains hunting the pre-rut seasonal period is one of the easier times to find elk. The highest priority need is transitioning from food and water during the early season toward breeding as the highest priority need in the peak-rut. The pre-rut period is small 10-14 day window where older bulls are starting to change patterns. By the end of the pre-rut, the bull’s needs of food and water are now replaced by breeding.
RMEF Supports Public Lands Legislation
The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation supports the Public Lands in Public Hands Act, new legislation introduced to maintain public access to public land by banning [...]
RMEF, Partners Recognized for Oregon Conservation Project
It’s an oldie but a goodie: there is no “I” in team. That mentality helped the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW), Manulife Investment [...]
Nevada Announces Inaugural Moose Hunt
Below is a portion of the Nevada Department of Wildlife’s February Newsletter. After several years of monitoring, information gathering, and data analysis by Department personnel, [...]