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Drought, fire and cold ravage Yellowstone's elk


As a harsh winter follows a summer of fire, up to one-third of Yellowstone National Park's 21,000  northern herd elk may die, either at the hands of hunters or from starvation. Download entire issue to view this article: http://www.hcn.org/issues/21.7/download-entire-issue