News‎ > ‎

Moose Population Continues Free Fall

posted Jan 20, 2013, 7:55 PM by chloe owens

2/24/12, by Doug Smith, Star Tribune

Moose population continues free fall

No definite cause has been found to explain the decline, but wolves and hunters don’t appear to be driving the trend.  Minnesota’s moose population has dropped by half in the past five years, and officials say the iconic animal could be gone from the state in 20 years.