As president of the Conservation Federation of Missouri, one question that I’ve heard regularly is, “When are we going to reintroduce elk to Missouri?” In October, Missouri’s Conservation Commission will meet to consider that option. With 90,000 members across the state, CFM has been a proponent of elk restoration, and I’m personally hopeful that we will see this majestic native species returned to our landscape.
GUEST COMMENTARY: Plan for elk restoration has gone well
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