In this 2016 photo, a group of about three dozen elk are visible below the summit of Rattlesnake Mountain in easter Washington state. (Bob Brawdy /The Tri-City Herald via AP, File)

In this 2016 photo, a group of about three dozen elk are visible below the summit of Rattlesnake Mountain in easter Washington state. (Bob Brawdy /The Tri-City Herald via AP, File)

Efforts target danger of growing Central Washington elk herd

In the winter of 2016, about 60 elk were killed when they were struck by vehicles.

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