Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  


Photo Archives from Click here for more photos.

Incoming Elk arrives by helicopter at Bell Co., KY site

2018-01-28 - Bell County, KY - Photo by Mark Marraccini/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife.
This elk, carefully transported a short disance by helicopter, was released at the proposed site of the Appalachian Wildlife Center near Pineville, Bell County, KY. The transported to the site will serve as a source herd for future trapping and relocation efforts to increase populations and hunting opportunities in targeted areas of the elk zone and offer excellent research opportunities for the department. Kentucky Fish and Wildlife recently approved, long-range management plan calls for making it easier for the public to see elk in the wild, but the benefits of a healthy and robust elk herd extend beyond tourism. - Information from accompanying article

Read More... | Permalink | Comments?

If you have photos you'd like to share with ColumbiaMagazine readers, please email .jpg files to Please include your name, an email address or phone number, the date the photo was taken, and the location and names of anyone in the photos.


Quick Links to Popular Features content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link:

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.