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    • Tule Elk
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    • Cervus elaphus nannodes
    • Cervus canadensis nannodes

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What

Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

lenaz

Date

August 18, 2016 04:50 PM PDT

Description

The recording is really faint. There's a good whistle towards the end. I was at least 1/4 mile away from the elk.

Tule Elk were calling to each other and snorting. 2 males butted antlers. The elk made an interesting high pitched whistling sound. There were about a dozen.

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

lenaz

Date

August 16, 2016 03:10 PM PDT

Description

Scat

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

lenaz

Date

August 16, 2016 03:02 PM PDT

Description

Scat

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

biohexx1

Date

August 9, 2016 05:36 PM PDT

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

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asemerdj

Date

July 4, 2016 07:00 AM PDT

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What

Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

finatic

Date

July 2, 2016 08:40 AM PDT

Description

Kern County, California, US

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

finatic

Date

July 2, 2016 08:41 AM PDT

Description

Kern County, California, US

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

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hfabian

Date

July 4, 2016 06:50 AM PDT

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

July 4, 2016 07:49 PM PDT

Description

About 20 or 30 individuals present .

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

biohexx1

Date

July 2, 2016 08:41 AM PDT

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

cae1

Date

June 25, 2016

Description

Large herd visible from the road above Drake's beach.

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

bronte2

Date

June 19, 2016 12:02 PM PDT
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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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