Don’t blame wolves for fewer moose April 22, 2015 Minnesota

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Don’t blame wolves for fewer moose April 22, 2015 Minnesota, Timberjay Newspapers
... “Brain worm is certainly one of the large factors but not the only factor. Deer and habitat are the two biggest factors ... Deer are the source of the brain worm parasite which is benign in that species but can be fatal to infected moose. The high deer population also supports a large wolf population, which prey on moose, particular the young during calving season.” ... MNR Kenora district biologist Bruce Ranta ...


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