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Moose populations down as winter ticks cull herds

Moose populations down as winter ticks cull herds

PORTLAND, Maine — Sportsmen hoping to bag a big moose are seeing increased competition from a tiny parasite that's cutting down moose populations in New England and across parts of the northern United States, prompting some states to offer hunters fewer permits or halt hunting altogether.

September 20, 2014 10:18 amLoading…
Grand Teton facilities begin closing for winter

Grand Teton facilities begin closing for winter

MOOSE, Wyo. — Campgrounds and other facilities in Grand Teton National Park will be closing for the winter over the next two months.

September 02, 2014 3:27 pmLoading…

Searchers look for Russian man in Grand Teton area

MOOSE, Wyo. — Authorities searched Thursday for a Russian college student reported missing after failing to turn up at his summer job in Grand Teton National Park.

August 21, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…
Moose on Mount Jumbo

Moose on Mount Jumbo

A moose is seen on Mount Jumbo near Cherry Street on Wednesday morning.

July 31, 2014 6:43 amLoading…
Moose spotted in Missoula neighborhood

Moose spotted in Missoula neighborhood

MISSOULA — A moose wandered into the lower Rattlesnake neighborhood Wednesday morning, an unusual urban wildlife sighting for Missoula residents more accustomed to deer, bears and raccoons – even elk.

July 31, 2014 6:41 amLoading…

2 female moose wander into Rock Springs

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. — Two moose have wandered into Rock Springs this week, and wildlife managers had to tranquilize one of them to get it out of the city.

July 16, 2014 1:40 pmLoading…

Grand Teton rafting accident kills Jackson woman

MOOSE, Wyo. — A rafting accident has killed a Jackson woman on the Snake River in Grand Teton National Park.

July 14, 2014 3:00 pmLoading…
FWP posts moose video

FWP posts moose video

Fish Wildlife and Parks has posted a video updating its efforts to understand what's causing the decline of moose in Montana.

June 03, 2014 12:49 pm Video

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Moose Update

Moose Update

A look at ongoing moose research in Montana.

June 03, 2014 12:50 pmLoading…

Ticks suck moose dry

The graying look of moose you might see in the field this spring isn’t the result of old age.

April 05, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

7 more cow moose captured for Montana study

KALISPELL — State wildlife officials say seven cow moose have been fitted with radio collars in the East Cabinet study area in western Montana.

March 15, 2014 3:57 pmLoading…

Volunteers to count moose in Jackson Hole

JACKSON, Wyo. — Saturday is Moose Day in Jackson Hole, when volunteers get together to count moose.

February 28, 2014 10:59 amLoading…
Hiker finds cow moose stuck on ledge

Hiker finds cow moose stuck on ledge

In all the times Brett Ball has hiked and scrambled along the cliffs and trails at Four Dances Natural Area, he’s never seen anything as unusual as when he spotted a cow moose stranded on a ledge Thursday afternoon.

November 07, 2013 4:45 pmLoading…
Moose on a ledge

Moose on a ledge

A cow moose looks for a way off a ledge on the rimrocks above the Yellowstone River in the Four Dances Natural Area on Thursday afternoon.

November 07, 2013 3:12 pmLoading…
Moose illegally killed

Moose illegally killed

This young bull moose was found shot and left to waste at a fishing access site south of Townsend this week.

October 31, 2013 11:11 amLoading…
Bull moose poached south of Townsend

Bull moose poached south of Townsend

A young bull moose was shot and left to waste this week at the Yorks Islands fishing access site south of Townsend.

October 31, 2013 11:10 amLoading…
Collared moose

Collared moose

A moose in the wild was captured by scientists and fitted with a collar.

October 31, 2013 9:30 amLoading…
Moose in the wild was captured by scientist Nick DeCesare

Moose in the wild was captured by scientist Nick DeCesare

A moose in the wild was captured by scientist Nick DeCesare and fitted with a collar.

October 31, 2013 8:37 amLoading…
Moose population

Moose population

A moose stands out in a Montana field recently. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is in the first year of a 10-year study of moose in Montana. Scientists hope to learn more about what is impacting the animals’ population.

October 31, 2013 8:36 amLoading…

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