WPR News
12:35 pm
Tue March 2, 2004

Mysterious Elk Deaths Total 277 Near Rawlins

Rawlins, WY – Wildlife veterinarians and biologists from the Game and Fish Department continue to investigate the bizarre paralysis affected an elk herd in south central Wyoming. After exhausting the obvious causes and eliminating brucellosis and chronic wasting disease, they are still searching for answers to this growing mystery. Reporter Andrew Grace visited the area near Rawlins where hundreds of dead elk have been found and has this report