Moose Sightings

Order: Artiodactyla Family: Cervidae Genus: Alces Species: Alces alces

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Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 4994
Site Description:
Comment : Skyline trail


 
Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 4597
View full size photo of Moose in Highlands National Park, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bog Trail at dusk
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Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 4198
View full size photo of Moose in Highlands National Park, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bog Trail and French Lake at dusk
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Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 3842
Location: Didsbury, Alberta, Canada
Date Sighted: 2014-10-03 #Seen: 3
Site Description: 2 cows and 1 calf crossing frosty farmer feilds
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Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 3739
View full size photo of Moose in Highlands National Park, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Skyline trail.
Comment : Looked like a 1 year old, not shy of people nearby.


 
Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 3688
View full size photo of Moose in Highlands National Park, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Roadside, feeding in the drainage area.
Comment : 2 males and 1 female just before dusk


 
Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 3237
View full size photo of Moose in Highlands National Park, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Large meadow clearing
Comment : This moose was only 15m away from a crowd of on lookers


 
Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 3236
View full size photo of Moose in Highlands National Park, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Skyline Trail clearing.
Comment : Saw a male and female together, looked like a large male from 50 m away.


 
Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 3232
View full size photo of Moose in Cape Breton Highland National Park, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Small meadow clearing among dead trees, near Benjies Lake
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Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 1313
View full size photo of Moose in Cape Breton Highland National Park, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bog Trail area in Highlands national Park.
Comment : Wasn't shy, was more interested in eating grass, we were 10 metres away in our car. This looked like a young and skinny female.


 
Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 680
View full size photo of Moose in Highlands National Park, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : While hiking on the Skyline Trail we saw this male moose resting one afternoon, was in the same place when we came back an hour later, resting and eating. Velvet on antlers very prominent.


 
Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 675
View full size photo of Moose in Highlands National Park, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Grazing roadside in park, then went into the thick woods.
Comment : Large cow (female), many tourists watching, wasn't spooked for a couple minutes with people near by. Saw another femail the next day with 1 youngster close behind.


 
Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 676
View full size photo of Moose in Highlands National Park, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: In Pleasant Bay, near busy harbor and surrounded by homes. Marshy area.
Comment : Large antlers have thick velvet coating. This moose was watching us tourists, about 20 ran over to see this moose after getting off a whale cruise !


 
Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 482
Location: Moose Creek, Alaska, USA
Date Sighted: 2011-05-10 #Seen: 1
User#: aptk_2000
View full size photo of Moose in Moose Creek, Alaska, USASite Description: Within the community of Moose Creek, Alaska
Comment : We see moose frequently


 
Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 155
View full size photo of Moose in Cape Breton Highlands Park, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: near entrance to park, trout Brrok
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Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 1983
Site Description:
Comment : After a night of camping in freezing rain, saw a young moose looking ragged and very stiff in the morning - superior national forest - superior hiking trail.


 
Common Name: Moose
Species: Alces alces
Record#: 1865
Date Sighted: 1997-08-15 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : Late evening - 2 bull moose on shore of gordon lake north of cherokee lake in bwcaw - one with huge antlers swam across the lake - we canoed away when it came within about 70 yards - it was a good swimmer