Moose project archives

Map of moose project study area in northeastern Minnesota.


Capturing & collaring

Why a multi-year study

A moose infected with brainworm



Capturing & collaring


Media coverage

  • Can our moose be saved? (Minneapolis StarTribune)
  • Minnesota mystery: What's killing the moose? (New York Times)
  • What's killing Minnesota's moose population? (CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley)
  • The high-tech detective hunt to save Minnesota's moose (America Tonight, Al-Jazeera America)
  • Numbers improve but Minnesota moose still not out of the woods (Minnesota Public Radio)
  • High Tech Research Targets Moose Mortality Mystery (WCCO, Minneapolis-St. Paul, CBS MN)
  • What's Killing Minnesota's Moose (St. Paul Pioneer Press, St. Paul, MediaNews Group)
  • Moose hunt canceled; DNR works to answer population decline (KARE, Minneapolis-St. Paul, NBC)