I believe that estray laws only apply to animals classified as domestic livestock. Elk are not defined that way.
I believe you could have killed it even with a tag and kept it. I could be wrong, it's been sooo long tho.
No way would I have allowed a chopper over my place if I'm not in it. All kinds of bad things can happen.
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