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    • Tule Elk
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    • Cervus elaphus nannodes
    • Cervus canadensis nannodes

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

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iheartnorcal

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January 14, 2017 07:47 AM PST

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jmaughn

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January 13, 2017 12:45 PM PST

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jmaughn

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January 12, 2017 01:58 PM PST

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January 5, 2017 07:58 AM PST

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January 5, 2017 08:05 AM PST

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January 5, 2017 08:30 AM PST

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

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January 5, 2017 08:46 AM PST

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January 5, 2017 09:26 AM PST

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January 5, 2017 10:10 AM PST

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January 5, 2017 10:23 AM PST

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

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biohexx1

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December 31, 2016 09:20 AM PST

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

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rjadams55

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December 23, 2016

Description

This was one of four bull Elk seen resting on a distant hillside. Three herds of Elk were seen over the course of three days, both in the grasslands of the peninsula and in the chaparral along Limantour Rd.

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Description from Wikipedia

The tule elk (Cervus canadensis ssp. nannodes) is a subspecies of elk found only in California, ranging from the grasslands and marshlands of the Central Valley to the grassy hills on the coast. The subspecies name derives from the tule on which it feeds, which grows in the marshlands. When the Europeans first arrived, an estimated 500,000 tule elk roamed these regions, but by 1870 they were thought to be extirpated. However, in 1874-1875 a single...

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