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    • Alce americano
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Moose Alces americanus

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metasilk

Date

April 15, 2014 07:49 AM EDT

Description

Finally! I have been hoping to see at moose at Hallock Pond for _years_!

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Moose Alces americanus

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stephencrean

Date

March 26, 2014 11:59 PM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

Date

August 11, 2004 04:51 PM EDT

Description

A young bull moose, (Alces alces americana, syn. Alces americana), crosses a dirt road in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. photo filenames: Moose-bull_WhiteMtns.,NH_©DaveSpier_D000976p & D000975 [6 MP original, uncropped, but resolution reduced for web use]

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Moose Alces americanus

Date

August 10, 2004 06:27 PM EDT

Description

A cow Moose (Alces americanus) and two calves, emerge from the boreal forest of northern New Hampshire (near Berlin, NH) before crossing "moose muck;" [uncropped 6 MP file reduced to low-resolution preview] photo name: Moose-family_Berlin,NH_©DaveSpier_D000964p

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Moose Alces americanus

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mtnlace

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March 19, 2014 08:35 AM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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marvelliott

Date

June 19, 2012

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Moose Alces americanus

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donnamasonspier

Date

October 2, 2009 10:34 AM EDT

Description

Moose_PinkhamNotch,NY_©DonnaMason-Spier_P1377t & 1382p (both cropped)

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Moose Alces americanus

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marvelliott

Date

July 29, 2009

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Moose Alces americanus

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marvelliott

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July 29, 2009

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Moose Alces americanus

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marvelliott

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July 28, 2009

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Moose Alces americanus

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marvelliott

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August 11, 2009

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Moose Alces americanus

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calopteryx

Date

July 12, 2006 11:39 AM 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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