The Real Danger of Poaching

Hunting doesn’t always have to mean killing. Some trophies are waiting to be found if you know when and where to look. Foraging for antlers shed naturally by elk is perfectly legal, but poachers trying to beat everyone to the punch are all too willing to break the rules. Even when it means putting the animals at risk. This story was produced by KCTS 9 forEarthFix, a public media partnership to explore environmental issues.