Moose were spotted recently near Highway 102 between Shubenacadie and Stewiacke.

Department of Natural Resources sent out a warning to motorists yesterday after staff were called to investigate sightings of a bull moose near the highway.

Moose can weigh hundreds of kilograms cause serious damage and injuries.

“Motorists are encouraged to reduce speed when a moose is in the area, but are asked not to stop on the roadside,” the release said.