A male eastern bongo (Tragelaphus eurycerus isaaci) at the Great Plains Zoo.
A federally endangered woodland caribou (Rangifer tarandus caribou).
A male marsh deer (Blastocerus dichotomus) forages in Brazil’s Pantanal region. (IUCN: Vulnerable)
A young elk at the National Elk Refuge near Jackson Hole, WY.
An elk at the National Elk Refuge near Jackson Hole, WY.
A shed antler marks a caribou trail along the Brooks Range, the mountains that define the North Slope’s southern boundary.
A grizzly bear walks past a set of moose antlers at Katmai’s Naknek Lake. Food is plentiful up in Alaska, especially so near the salmon-rich Brooks River.
The endangered Florida Key deer’s cause wasn’t helped when developers found a loophole and put a housing development inside the Florida Key Deer NWR. The deer are hit and killed by motorists faster than they can reproduce.
Penned elk in Comstock, Nebraska.
Elk at the Charles M. Russell NWR in Montana.
Elk at the National Elk Refuge near Jackson Hole, WY.
Endangered Tule elk at San Luis NWR near Los Banos, CA.
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