mother and calf
Feeding on aquatic plants in a wetland
Moose came out of the trees and fed in the old beaver pond for about 30-45 minutes while six hikers watched from behind the barricade at the picnic table.
two eating grass in field near road. one much smaller stayed while the larger one took off, at dusk, difficult to see
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...