February 2006
New York State Conservationist;Feb2006, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p18
The article offers information on the moose population in New York. Due to habitat change and unregulated hunting, moose disappeared in the state. In 1980, moose from neighboring states, lived in New York's abandoned farmlands and forest practice. To monitor the species' progress, the Department of Environmental Conservation began collecting reports of moose sightings. The estimated number of moose living in New York as of February 1, 2006 is given.


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