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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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ewenxu

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March 9, 2014 08:26 AM PDT

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dwest

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April 10, 2015 04:24 PM PDT

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ross2

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March 31, 2015 11:00 AM PDT

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dpom

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May 19, 2012

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metsa

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March 22, 2015

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low tide around 7:00am

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

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melbobs

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March 7, 2015 12:38 PM PST

Description

Hike to Tamales Point.

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

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dwest

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March 1, 2015 09:59 AM PST

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direbecca

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September 10, 2012

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npollock66

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June 26, 2007

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

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direbecca

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December 30, 2013

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6 cows in this herd.

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February 19, 2015 12:55 PM PST

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

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dwest

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February 19, 2015 08:50 AM PST

Description

In the fog at a distance.

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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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