Antlers http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Jackson Boy Scouts to auction off elk antlers http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/jackson-boy-scouts-auction-elk-antlers <p></p><p></p><p>Jackson District Boy Scouts will host their annual Elk Antler Auction during Elkfest in the Jackson Town Square this weekend.</p><p>Each year, the Boy Scouts receive a special-use permit to collect shed antlers on the National Elk Refuge. They then tie the antlers into large bundles for customers to bid on by weight.</p><p>One-quarter of the proceeds benefit the Boy Scouts, and the rest will go to the Elk Refuge to fund elk habitat projects.</p><p>Elk Refuge spokeswoman Lori Iverson says many of the auction customers are artists.</p> Fri, 17 May 2013 23:21:29 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 40958 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Jackson Boy Scouts to auction off elk antlers