Tagged: Moose

Barneblad: Moose or Elk?

Heidi Håvan Grosch Sparbu, Norway In Australia a diaper is called a nappie and a napkin a serviette. The German word for cat (katze) sounds like kot (Poland) and kita (Iraq) but nothing like...

Moose hunting throughout the U.S.

Staff Compilation U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service For Norwegian-American hunters wanting to connect with their Norwegian roots—without the pricey plane ticket—moose hunting in the U.S. is a great way to go. Hunting moose is...

Moose-crossing signs going digital

Research has shown that drivers pay little attention to the familiar sign that warns drivers of moose – so a new system has been developed to help save lives. Every day drivers hit 18...

Moose and heavy metals

Moose in southern Norway are in significantly worse health than those further north and in eastern Norway. An analysis of roughly 600 moose livers, combined with information such as carcass weights and ages, shows...

It’s moose hunting season in Norway

The moose hunting season opened in most Norwegian counties on Sept. 25. And the price is higher than ever, reports Aftenposten.no. A total of 57 200 hunters participated in the moose hunt in the hunting year...

More female hunters in Norway

Nearly 8 000 women went out shooting last hunting year, an increase of 4 per cent from the previous hunting year. In total, 6 per cent of the hunters were women, reports Statistic Norway. In...