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Moose Population

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Finding Minnesota: Grand Marais Moose Madness

The Gunflint Trail in northeastern Minnesota has long been one of the best spots in the state to see a moose in the wild. The big beasts are still around, although their numbers have dropped dramatically across the state – more than 50 percent since 2010.

10/13/2013

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Voyageurs Moose Population Holding Steady

Wildlife biologists say the moose population is holding relatively steady in Voyageurs National Park in north-central Minnesota.

05/07/2013

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Moose Population Plummets; No 2013 Hunting Season

Minnesota canceled its moose hunting season Wednesday, citing a precipitous decline in the moose population, as researchers try to get a handle on why the iconic symbol of the north woods appears to be faring worse here than elsewhere across its range.

02/06/2013

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DNR To Research Dwindling Minn. Moose Population

Minnesota’s Department of Natural Resources is launching a moose research project in northeastern Minnesota to determine why the state’s population of the animal is declining.

01/04/2013

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Moose Population Continues Decline In NE Minn.

The moose population in northeastern Minnesota continues to decline.

02/17/2011