By Forest Crawler
Goes to show you what happens when you get greedy. These guys are from Riverside and Fontana. Poachers suck and I am surprised that this Chad Gierlach only got a 5 year suspension on his hunting license. I would have thought it'd be revoked for life.
What the artcile doesn't say is that Chad has posted on multiple forums before about how he got big mulies down here in D11 and other units. Do a search and you'll find them. I posted one below. There are many other photos. The saddest part is he got his young boy involved in all of it. I hope someone will show the kid the legal way to hunt so he doesn't follow in his father's footsteps.
From the Sacramento Bee
By Matt Weiser
It almost sounds like a tale from the "Survivor" TV show.
California Fish and Game Warden Chad Elliott and his patrol dog spent six straight nights stalking four people illegally hunting deer at 10,000 feet elevation in the backcountry of Yosemite National Park.
Their tracking effort went on so long that Elliott used up all his food. To stay nourished, he caught a trout in the wilderness to share with his K-9 warden partner, Jonah, and even seasoned the meal with some wild chives. More....