Moose are classified as Secure in the General Status of Alberta Wild Species report. See:
See details in the Alberta Guide to Hunting Regulations. To view the guide online or to order a printed copy, visit
the My Wild Alberta website at:
Moose have acute senses of smell and hearing. Their sense of sight is poor.
Surprisingly light on their feet
When alarmed, moose will often trot away with long, smooth strides. In spite of their large size and ungainly appearance,
moose can move through underbrush very quietly.
Updated: Jun 1, 2009