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Alces alces


Large brown deer. A Moose stands 1.4–2.1 m high at the shoulder. The head-and-body length is 2.4–3.2 m , with the vestigial tail adding only a further 5–12 cm.


At a lake near Millinocket,Maine, USA, early morning.


We specifically went on an early morning canoeing trip in the hope to spot a Moose. Lucky us. As it was feeding on water plants, we did not want to come to close and disturb it (and I only had our waterproof dive camera with us) We later spotted another one - see spotting-

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Muckpuk 7 years ago

Thanks Marta. It was a beautiful morning, we had to get lucky.

The MnMs
The MnMs 7 years ago

Nice spotting Muckpuk!

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Millinocket, Maine, USA

Spotted on Jul 21, 2004
Submitted on Aug 19, 2014


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