Colorado DOW Holds Elk, Deer Planning Meetings in Creede
The Colorado Division of Wildlife will hold a deer and elk management planning meeting at the Creede Community Center at 6:30 p.m., Oct. 2.
At the meeting DOW big game managers will discuss 10-year management alternatives for deer in Game Management Units 76, 79, and 791; and elk in GMUs 76 and 79. These GMUs include portions of Hinsdale, Mineral, Rio Grande and Saguache counties. DOW staff will explain buck-to-doe ratios, bull-to-cow ratios, harvest estimates and strategy options to plan for overall population numbers.
The DOW also wants to hear from the public about issues and concerns regarding elk and deer management.