Elk are also known as Wapiti and live in the Rocky Mountains and northwest coastal areas in forests and prairies. They are golden brown. A bull Elk has a dark brown mane and grows antlers. They eat leaves and other plants.
Go to Naturescapes: Elk for more information.
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The following movies and photographs were taken at Yellowstone National Park.
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): A bull elk walks across river to challenge a young bull.
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): A bull elk walks down hill, bugles, moves across grass, and drinks at the river.
Bull Takes the Females
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): A bull elk guides female wlk across river.
Description (QuickTime Movie, with sound): A bull elk bugles with sound.
Bull Rubbing Antlers
Description (QuickTime Movie, with sound): A bull elk rubbing antlers on tree branches.
Description (QuickTime Movie, with sound): Bull elk chases female and bugles. Include bugle sound.
Description (QuickTime Movie, with sound): Elk eating in the woods near river.
Small Bull Chases
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): Small bull elk chases female.
Small Bull Cleans
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): Small bull elk cleans himself.
Small Bull Leaves
Description (QuickTime Movie, with sound): Small elk leaves after challenge.
Small Bull Bugles
Description (QuickTime Movie, with sound): Small elk bugles and leaves after challenge.
Young Bull Elk Closeup
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): Young bull elk scratches and walks.
Bull Arrives from Across River
Bull Drinks from River
Bull and Two Females
Bull Takes Females Across River
Bull Closeup of Head
Bull Closeup - Large Photo
Elk in Woods