Stories tagged: moose
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 11:12 a.m.
Moose typically mate between late September and mid-October. During this time – known as the rut – bull moose descend from higher, cooler elevations, looking to mate.
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 5 a.m.
Washington’s citizen Moose Survey begins Saturday,
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 2:23 p.m.
Check out this gigantic moose in Alaska.
Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
A bull moose cools off in the waters of a Stevens County lake while boaters drift past. Joanie Christian captured this scene on Sunday. The bull moose was visibly limping …
UPDATED: Mon., July 9, 2018, 11:45 p.m.
Anyone seen a pterodactyl in Browne’s Addition? Or maybe just a moose?
Wed., June 13, 2018, 6:07 p.m.
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Sat., May 19, 2018, 4:05 p.m.
Moose prefer freezing temperatures to balmy breezes. And their search for a cool spot often brings them into our backyards, whether its lying in a recently watered lawn, under the …
Sat., March 10, 2018, 5:55 a.m.
I don’t always like going outside. Outside it is cold and wet. The snow, apparently here to stay this year, is deep and heavy.
Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 10:01 a.m.
Authorities in eastern Idaho sedated a moose, removed an arrow from its head and cleaned other arrow wounds before returning it to the wild in what officials say is a …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 1:13 p.m.
This week, for the first time, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife used a drone to survey moose populations in northeast Washington.
Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 6 a.m.
Over the next few days wildlife researchers plan to use a drone to document moose calves in northeast Washington.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
The moose commonly seen around Spokane and Coeur d’Alene are big, but they’re shadows to the Alaska moose that stand 6 feet tall at the shoulder.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 12:53 a.m.
Kids will get expert insight on the largest member of the deer family this month as state wildlife biologists have scheduled 45-minute “On the Trail of the Moose” programs at …
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 5:25 a.m.
Minnesota hunter Justin Bailey was hunting ruffed grouse Tuesday when a wolf chased his hunting dog out of the woods.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 1:25 p.m.
A moose with gray hair becomes subject of fascination among casual observers and biologists alike.
UPDATED: Thu., May 11, 2017, 10:42 p.m.
A moose moseyed through the Hillyard neighborhood this morning, prompting school officials at Regal Elementary to keep a watchful eye in case she came too close to children.
Sun., May 7, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
Nobody – no hunter, no poacher – has shot more moose in Washington than Woody Myers. His weapon was a rifle. His aim: usually to save the animal’s life rather …
Tue., Feb. 7, 2017, 11:23 a.m.
Idaho wildlife officials have decided to allow a young moose to live in a small community near the Idaho/Utah border in hopes of helping it survive winter.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 2:12 p.m.
Police in the northern Idaho city of Moscow are telling residents to stop calling to report moose sightings. The agency in a statement Wednesday says it has been receiving many …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 31, 2017, 6:07 p.m.
Authorities say a female moose is safe after she fell through an unlatched window into the basement of an Idaho home.
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 8:41 p.m.
Two moose surveillance projects are moving forward in Wyoming as populations face struggles like drought and predators.
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016, 5:30 p.m.
James Goerz has his eye on moose in northeastern Washington. The University of Montana graduate student is among a small staff in the field every week monitoring moose that were …
UPDATED: Tue., June 28, 2016, 5:15 p.m.
A moose that wandered into a North Spokane neighborhood and was apparently hit by a car will have to be euthanized, wildlife officials say.
Wed., June 1, 2016, 3:56 p.m.
Hey baby: Newborn moose calves get some mom time in Ferry County last week before she puts them “to bed” and moves off to feed. Deer, elk and moose moms …
Sat., May 14, 2016, 1:06 p.m.
Barking at bears, romping through the forest, sniffing for poaching evidence, getting petted by a child and maybe cooling off with a swim in the Pend Oreille River…. It’s all …
Sat., March 26, 2016, 5:02 p.m.
The so-called “ghost” moose wandering around the area are likely infested with ticks.
Wed., Nov. 11, 2015
While no fence or spray known to man is going to keep a hungry moose from trashing your trees, you can keep the deer, gophers, squirrels and mice from taking …
Thu., Sept. 17, 2015
A bull moose feeds among mountain ash near Sacheen Lake.
Sun., Aug. 16, 2015
OUTLOOK – As Chronic Wasting Disease, a fatal and contagious disease that can spread slowly among a deer or elk herd, is discovered in more whitetails in Missouri, wildlife biologists …
Sun., April 26, 2015
OUTSCREEN – The nationally touring Wild & Scenic Film Festival is coming to Spokane this week with versions of 12 environmental films in a benefit for the Spokane Riverkeeper. The …