Moose are naturalized in Newfoundland. Four animals were introduced in 1904. The first hunting season was in 1930. www.env.gov.nl.ca
Tracks, Allyn Lot, old log yard
The moose (North America) or Eurasian elk (Europe) (Alces alces) is the largest extant species in the deer family. Moose are distinguished by the palmate antlers of the males; other members of the family have antlers with a dendritic ("twig-like") configuration. Moose typically inhabit boreal and mixed deciduous forests of the Northern Hemisphere in temperate to subarctic climates. Moose used to have a much wider range but hunting and other human activities greatly reduced it over...