Only In Alaska Does Recycled Roadkill Gets Turned Into A Finger-Licking Good Meal
There is no shortage of moose in Alaska; in fact, these massive creatures have a population of about 200,000 that roam freely throughout The Last Frontier. One of the sad truths is that these huge and beautiful animals are often the very thing that a causes a road accident. But what happens when 3,000 pounds of metal plows into 1,000 pounds of beast? In Alaska, the recycled roadkill program allows these creatures to benefit the community in a very charitable way.
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So would you consider eating recycled roadkill? Or have you already taken the plunge and dined on a roadside salvage animal? Let us know your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
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