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

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Recent observations

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Moose Alces americanus

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andriy

Date

August 17, 2015

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Moose Alces americanus

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shawneevt

Date

February 7, 2016 11:02 AM EST

Description

Moose tracks at the Landing

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Moose Alces americanus

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neilvinson

Date

February 7, 2016 01:22 PM AST

Description

2 sets of tracks, 1 big 1 small

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Moose Alces americanus

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ndodge

Date

February 6, 2016 09:57 AM EST

Description

One of several piles or droppings.

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Moose Alces americanus

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rbbrummitt

Date

February 4, 2016 07:55 AM MST

Description

A dawn encounter with a cow and her two yearlings.

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Moose Alces americanus

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mlodinow

Date

May 19, 2012

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Moose Alces americanus

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zanskar

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the past

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Moose Alces americanus

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elainecollins

Date

February 1, 2016 05:47 PM MST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Moose Alces americanus

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sbrems

Date

January 31, 2016 03:50 PM MST

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Moose Alces americanus

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alorenz

Date

January 28, 2016 05:33 PM MST

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Moose Alces americanus

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philip10

Date

July 28, 2012 12:00 PM AKDT

Description

Denali National Park 7/28/12

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Moose Alces americanus

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nikbrockman

Date

August 2, 2015
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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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