Carter Williams, KSL.com | PostedJan 27th - 12:44pm
An extremely rare melanistic mule deer nicknamed Coal by Moab residents died from chronic wasting disease, state biologists said Monday. It's the 15th confirmed case of the desease, which is sometimes referred to as the "zombie deer disease," since July.
Carter Williams, KSL.com and Alex Cabrero, KSL TV | PostedJan 16th - 10:31am
After already meeting once, Garfield County authorities and state wildlife officials plan to meet next week to figure out how to best address wild animal calls after a small town’s beloved deer was shot by a conservation officer last week.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | PostedJan 13th - 7:18pm
Coal, an extremely rare melanistic mule deer, became Moab’s wildlife celebrity over the past few years. Following the animal's recent death, a group of residents and businesses have banded together to preserve his legacy.