Colorado Parks and Wildlife http://aspenpublicradio.org en “Have you heard about the moose?” http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/have-you-heard-about-moose <p>Moose are showing up this summer at one of Aspen’s most popular destinations; the Maroon Bells.&nbsp; Already there have been reports of moose charging hikers and the Forest Service closed the trails there for a day this week. The trails have reopened but rangers are warning visitors to be aware of the potential danger.&nbsp; As Aspen Public Radio’s Dorothy Atkins explains they are also considering other options.</p><p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 21:03:51 +0000 Dorothy Atkins 21428 at http://aspenpublicradio.org “Have you heard about the moose?” Moose Population Healthier Than Ever in Colorado http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/moose-population-healthier-ever-colorado <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Unlike other Western states, Colorado’s moose population is growing. It’s healthier than ever with an estimated 2300 moose across the state. While other states are grappling with why their herds are shrinking, Colorado is studying the population’s fast growth. Aspen Public Radio’s Marci </span>Krivonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has more.</span></p><p></p><p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 16:09:57 +0000 Marci Krivonen 6394 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Moose Population Healthier Than Ever in Colorado