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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

vnsankar

Date

April 21, 2012

Description

Good views of many Tule Elk in the San Antonio Valley while driving through on a green April afternoon.

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

dave-barry

Date

November 10, 2014

Description

Herd Bull 7x6 with harem.

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

dave-barry

Date

November 10, 2014

Description

6x6

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

danielgeorge

Date

November 2, 2014 01:02 PM PST

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Tule elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

jriddell

Date

May 19, 2014 08:31 PM PDT

Description

In my yard, evening grazing

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

parobbert

Date

October 11, 2014

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Date

October 23, 2014 04:06 PM PDT

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

dave-barry

Date

September 13, 2014

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Tule Elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

kucycads

Date

September 9, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

not exactly sure of the location, but found in a hay field north of Piedras Blancas and south of Ragged Point

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tule elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

rdm24

Date

November 19, 2010

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Tule elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

tiwane

Date

August 15, 2014 11:54 AM PDT

Description

The photo is by one of my campers, who also found them across the way on another ridge. Awesome!

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Tule elk Cervus elaphus ssp. nannodes

Observer

bernhardwar

Date

July 2, 2014 05:52 AM 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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