Classification
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All Names

  • Spanish
    • Alce americano
  • English
    • Moose
    • Siberian Elk
  • French
    • Élan
    • 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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carrie22

Date

May 21, 2016 08:00 PM AKDT

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Moose cow and calf

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Moose Alces americanus

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creationkeeper

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May 22, 2016 12:04 PM PDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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jito

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May 13, 2016 10:00 PM EDT

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Moose seen crossing Rt 100

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Moose Alces americanus

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chris-canipe

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May 21, 2016 06:56 PM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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naturalist632

Date

May 21, 2016

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Moose Alces americanus

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naturalist632

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May 21, 2016

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Moose Alces americanus

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ra3

Date

May 21, 2016 09:37 AM PDT

Description

Tracks

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Moose Alces americanus

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anthonybrooks

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February 19, 2016

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Moose Alces americanus

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jay

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May 14, 2016 06:29 PM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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fraserwatson

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May 1, 2016 04:17 AM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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mallard14

Date

May 16, 2016 07:44 AM EDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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dave29

Date

May 15, 2016 01:51 PM MDT
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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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