Presence of moose (Alces alces) in Southeastern Germany

  title={Presence of moose (Alces alces) in Southeastern Germany},
  author={Fiona Sch{\"o}nfeld},
  journal={European Journal of Wildlife Research},
  • Fiona Schönfeld
  • Published 9 May 2009
  • Environmental Science
  • European Journal of Wildlife Research
Germany is situated on the western border of the distribution area of moose (Alces alces) in Europe. In the past, the number of moose sightings has been very limited and irregular in the state of Bavaria (SE Germany). Nearby populations of moose are located in neighboring countries to the east of Germany, in the Czech Republic, and Poland. A monitoring system for moose was established following a considerable increase in moose observations in Bavaria in 2007. As no reproduction has yet been… 
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