Classification
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  • Spanish
    • Alce americano
  • English
    • Moose
    • Siberian Elk
  • French
    • √Član
    • Orignal
  • Portuguese
    • Alce-americano
  • Scientific Names
    • Alces americanus
    • Alces alces
    • Alces alces cameloides
    • Alces andersoni

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Recent observations

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Moose Alces americanus

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mrfish33

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July 3, 1995 11:54 PM PDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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erikhine733

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July 8, 2016 10:44 PM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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matty

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August 31, 2013 11:51 AM PDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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tatebenson

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October 2, 2016

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Moose Alces americanus

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e_keith

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July 11, 2007 10:18 AM COT

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Moose Alces americanus

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petekleinhenz

Date

June 15, 2006

Place

homer (Google, OSM)

Description

I spent hours in a nature preserve with my mom, in the pouring rain, looking for moose. Then, we drive back to our bed and breakfast and there is a mom moose and her calf right in front of it!

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Moose Alces americanus

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aseelismaeil

Date

October 16, 2016

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Moose Alces americanus

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robvanepps

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July 3, 2016 12:59 PM EDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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robvanepps

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June 29, 2016 05:33 PM EDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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leerwright

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June 11, 2016 02:48 PM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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biologistdave3

Date

December 1, 2016 11:45 AM MST

Description

Bull moose who had just lost his antlers.

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Moose Alces americanus

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caracat175

Date

June 18, 2016 03:00 PM MDT

Description

Found up by Brighton this summer

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Description from Wikipedia

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...

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