Antlers are extensions of the skull grown by members of the deer family. They are
true bone ... In most arctic and temperate-zone species, antler growth and
shedding is ... In the United States, the...
Apr 18, 2011 ... Hello Elk Lovers! We have officially started another year of the elk. By that I am
referring to the start of antler growth. While I have had to stay ...
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Mar 24, 2009 ... This slideshow allows you to view weekly photographs showing the antler growth
of one of the biggest elk in the world. Learn more about the ...
If you look closely at a deer or elk antler, you'll see grooves and ridges on it. ...
are studying antlers in the hopes of learning the secrets of rampant cell growth, ...
Feb 9, 2015 ... An elk's antlers can grow more than an inch a day in the summer. The amount of
antler growth an elk undergoes, as well as total antler size, ...
Elk of the Rocky Mountain by Wildlife Spirits - Photography Collections to view,
CDs ... Antler growth begins as layer upon layer of cartilage develops which then
Elk retain their antlers throughout the winter, only shedding them with the onset of
... the stags need to find a large source of calcium to supply the antler growth.
and the antlers on deer and elk are influenced by identical factors that determine
growth ... Antler and horn growth begin when blood serum testosterone levels.
Oct 20, 2014 ... In this segment of “Ask the Biologist,” Colorado Outdoors Online reader Iolanthe
Culjak asks: Question: "What causes unusual antler growth in ...
The term velvet antler refers to the whole antler as it is humanely harvested from
male elk at a particular stage of growth - prior to the onset of hardening and ...