National Geographic : 1947 Aug
Minnesota Department ofConservation Lordly Moose, Startled in Their Forest Hide-out, Run Wildly from a Game Census Plane The count, made on March 14, 1946, indicated a Northwest Angle moose population of only 42 (page 277). As a result, Minnesota didnotproclaim anopen season for moose there in 1946-47. The lumbering males have shed their antlers for the winter. In the spring new ones willgrow, reaching fullsizeintheautumn.