(WFRV) – In what officials describe as a rare species in Wisconsin, was sighted in northern Wisconsin.

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) posted on its Facebook page about a moose sighting in Vilas County. Apparently, multiple moose have been seen by Snapshot Wisconsin trail cameras.

The picture, which was reportedly captured in June, shows a moose in a grassy area. It is the first confirmed detection of moose in Wisconsin this year.

Officials also mentioned that moose are considered a rare species in Wisconsin. The Snapshot Wisconsin staff and volunteers are reportedly excited to come across this image.

Considered a rare species in the state of Wisconsin, Snapshot Wisconsin staff and volunteers are excited to come across such a clear, unique image of a moose wandering through the northern regions of the state.

Wisconsin DNR on Facebook

More information about the Snapshot Wisconsin can be found on the DNR’s website.