Moose Statistics

Statistics on Moose in Newfoundland and Labrador

On average there are over 700 moose vehicle accidents in the province, involving several human deaths, not including accidents under $1000 or near misses.

Hunters have a moose kill ratio of about 73%. Out of the 33,000 licences about 20,000 are filled. Since 40,000 calves are born each year, the resulting population is growing.

The map indicates approximate locations of some of the more than 700 moose-vehicle accidents taking place on our highways each year.

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