Tracking a Troubled Icon
UNH researchers monitor moose in New Hampshire's North Country
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
The iconic moose, driver of hunting and tourism economies in New Hampshire's North Country, is in decline due to a tiny tick that infests them by the tens of thousands. UNH professor Pete Pekins leads a team of undergraduate and graduate students as they track radio-collared moose and their calves to chart their survival.