Southern Exposure: Looking for a magic bio-bullet for Gearhart elk

For Gearhart residents who have been threatened by a fearsome mama elk protecting her calf or caught amidst the herd, controlling the elk population isn’t a matter of if it’s needed, but how it should be implemented.

Michael Finley, chairman of the Oregon Department Fish and Wildlife Commission, was among those who ventured to Gearhart this spring as part of a tour of Department of Fish and Wildlife and local officials to assess the region’s elk concerns.

Source: Southern Exposure: Looking for a magic bio-bullet for Gearhart elk – Columns – The Daily Astorian