Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Alces americanus
    • Alces alces
    • Alces alces cameloides
    • Alces andersoni
  • English
    • Moose
    • Siberian Elk
  • Spanish
    • Alce americano

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Recent observations

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What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

fm5050

Date

September 24, 2014 02:38 PM EDT

Description

Northern Washington Co., ME September 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

charlie

Date

October 10, 2014 10:02 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

rdm24

Date

June 15, 2003 01:08 AM PDT

Description

Moose have very pretty eyes.

Photos / Sounds

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

rdm24

Date

July 24, 2008 05:53 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

jay

Date

September 21, 2014 07:34 AM MDT

Description

Bull moose feeding in beaver pond.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

moose Alces americanus

Observer

bnayasela

Date

April 9, 2014

Tags

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What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

charlie

Date

September 12, 2014 12:10 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Alces alces Alces americanus

Observer

mattbowser58

Date

September 8, 2014 01:37 PM AKDT

Place

Nikiski (Google, OSM)

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What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

jmcmullen

Date

August 30, 2014

Description

Moose poop

Photos / Sounds

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What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

jay

Date

September 7, 2014 03:57 PM MDT

Description

Cow with calf.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

charlie

Date

August 30, 2014 03:04 PM EDT
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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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