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FWP Seeks Information on Elk Dumped in Gallatin Gateway

Game wardens with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks are seeking information on two elk that were dumped near Gallatin Gateway Sunday morning.

Carcasses from a cow elk and a bull elk with the antlers cut off were found dumped on the south side of Axtell Anceny Road on state land, about 4 miles west of Gallatin Gateway. The hindquarters and tenderloins from the bull were still attached to the carcass and left to waste.

Reports from hunters and ranchers in the area indicate the elk were likely dumped around 7 a.m. on Sunday.

Hunters are prohibited from wasting any part of a game animal that is suita...


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