Massive and majestic, moose are a cherished wildlife icon of North America. Moose often roam through residential areas looking for food, and motorists occasionally collide with them. Hunting and habitat degradation are major threats to moose, but now climate change
has caused moose populations in Minnesota to fall dramatically.
Moose are being hurt by overheating, disease
, and tick infestation—all tied to warming temperatures
. Moose are in jeopardy across the United States, from New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine; to Minnesota and Michigan; and even Montana.
Learn more at the Nation Wildlife Federation
Our Wild World & Joshua Able's Wildlife