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Elk Added To WV State Herd

March 22nd, 2024 by WCBC Radio

The West Virginia Department of Natural Resources has added 23 more elk to the state’s herd in cooperation with the U.S. Forest Service and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The new elk will go to the Tomblin Wildlife Management Area to be evaluated before being released into the wild.  Governor Jim Justice says he is happy with how the program and the herd have grown since 2016…