At the time of capture, 6 of 9 captured cow moose
were accompanied by 7-9 month old calves.
The objective of this study was to identify and describe post-parturition habitat of cow moose
in northeastern Minnesota.
As we watched, a cow moose
came down the opposite shore, plunged into the lake, and swam across to join the bull, cow, and calf.
A silver-sided cow moose
strolled out 200 yams away.
Although we were unable to compare rump fat for moose with and without calves-at-side during capture, other studies found that cow moose
with greater amounts of rump fat were not tending calves (Testa and Adams 1998, Keech et al.
When he started to raise the birchbark call, we heard the nasal-toned bawl of a real cow moose
coming from about a half-mile away.
With an additional 2 years (2004-2005) of antler restrictions and high harvest of cow moose
, bull:cow ratios reached 38:100.
As we were glassing the cow moose
munching willows, my guide, Rusty, said, "That's not a cow.
In October 1991 the NDGF received multiple calls regarding case A, an adult cow moose
east of Sheldon.
During midmorning, we spotted a cow moose
about a mile away, and about noon we agreed I should return to camp and retrieve lunch while Gary continued to glass.
To increase my chances of finding him, I called regularly, every 500 yards or so, by imitating the mournful call of a cow moose
Direct observations of radio-collared cow moose
were attempted by stalking them to within sighting distance 1-2 times weekly from 1 May to 1 August, 2003-2005.