This introduction of moose should be controversial, at least in my opinion. Note that this is an introduction not reintroduction, big difference. Moose are not native to the Grand Mesa area and to simply introduce them because people think they're cute and like to see them, is a dumb reason.
I also don't buy the statement that moose don't migrate or move large distances. That's baloney, they're known to move hundreds of miles from where they've been introduced.
I'm not against introducing or reintroducing various species of animals, however I do think its crazy when I read some of the reasoning behind these decisions.
Moose will never get the strong opposition that wolves have, simply because they're not a predator, but they can still do plenty of damage.
The record books, that are put out by Boone & Crocket and Pope & Young and where I live is Henry Kelsey they are a great way to research a state or a province for big game. This does take some time but the knowledge it gives you, can be very valuable. Not all hunters have their trophies recorded, as where I live after the Hanson Buck became the new world record typical Whitetail, we saw a flood of hunters and now that has happened, some hunters are shying away from the record books but...