All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘moose die-off’

Moose Die-Off- What’s The Cause

Moose populations are declining at a rapid rate across the United States, causing many scientists to worry about their survival as a species. Montana is one of the locations where the populations are declining the most. There were once two different moose populations that numbered in the thousands. Now there are much fewer, with one population dropping down to less …

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Moose Die-Off: Is Climate Change To Blame?

Moose are animals made for cold weather, so when the temperatures rise in their environment, it can lead to exhaustion-related death. Now, scientists are trying to discover if that’s been the cause of a recent upsurge in deaths, as the population has shrunk dramatically–from 8,000 to 3,000 in Minnesota alone. As wildlife officials investigate the cause, they’ve suspended moose hunting …

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