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Top SCI Record Book Alaska-Yukon Moose

moosecloseupEditor’s Note: Several of the top ten are absent from this gallery as the listings had no photograph to accompany them. Stats for the ranking moose not listed here can be found in the SCI Online Record Book.

The largest of all moose. The largest bulls stand 6-1/2 to 7-1/2 feet (2.0 to 2.3 m) at the top of the hump and have been estimated to weigh as much as 1,800 pounds. Solitary except when mating, mates in September and October, with bulls displaying and fighting for dominance and taking one female at a time.  Bulls can be dangerous during the rut, and unarmed humans may be at risk. Despite it’s Continue reading Top SCI Record Book Alaska-Yukon Moose

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