Maxwell Wildlife Refuge - Bison, Elk, and the Kansas prairie - Sean Tomlinson
Elk Dawn

Elk Dawn

The brilliant golden dawn provides a wonderful silhouette of a bull elk looking towards the dawn at Maxwell. While we think elk are mountain species (and indeed this Wapiti is descended from mountain elk), 150 years ago elk roamed the Great Plains with legendary millions of bison.

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