The Distribution, Status and Habitat Associations of Moose in Mainland Nova Scotia

  title={The Distribution, Status and Habitat Associations of Moose in Mainland Nova Scotia},
  author={Tamaini V. Snaith and Karen F. Beazley},
Throughout the Nova Scotia mainland, small and fragmented moose populations remain at varying densities and may be limited or regulated by a number of factors including interspecific competition, disease, habitat alteration/loss, mineral toxicity/deficiency, predation, poaching, and resource availability. Ranging behaviour and habitat requirements vary according to environmental factors; however, moose require food and cover in sufficient quantity and of appropriate interspersion to meet their… 

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