- Arizona to establish new bison herd in conservation effort Updated: Oct-12-15 8:58 am
PHOENIX - Arizona officials are embarking on an effort to help conserve the American bison.
- Genetically pure bison to return to northern Colorado Updated: Oct-08-15 6:15 am
FORT COLLINS, Colorado - A herd of genetically pure bison will be released to the Northern Colorado plains next month, bringing an end to a yearslong effort to return home a species once on the brink of extinction.
- EXCHANGE: Nachusa Grasslands plans to add bison this fall Updated: Oct-06-15 6:40 am
FRANKLIN GROVE, Illinois - The bison herd at Nachusa Grasslands is growing, and its habitat is expanding along with it.
- Buffalo Roundup draws 21,000 visitors to Custer State Park Updated: Sep-26-15 11:50 am
CUSTER, South Dakota - A record crowd watched a herd of about 1,300 bison thunder across the prairie during the 50th annual Buffalo Roundup in Custer State Park.
- DNR, Zoo release rare bison herd into state park Updated: Sep-25-15 7:29 pm
MANKATO, Minnesota - Eleven genetically rare bison have been released into a state park near Mankato as part of an effort to expand the bison herd in Minnesota.
- Officials work to make the bison an official American icon Updated: Sep-25-15 6:35 pm
CUSTER, South Dakota - For the spectators at the 50th annual Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup, the thundering hooves and front-heavy gait of the shaggy, horned beasts will be highly symbolic.
- Cherokee Nation to receive surplus bison for Kenwood ranch Updated: Sep-23-15 3:51 pm
TAHLEQUAH, Oklahoma - The Cherokee Nation is set to receive a tractor-trailer load of bison to add to the tribe's herd on its 1,000-acre ranch in the unincorporated Kenwood community in northeastern Oklahoma.
- Bills in Congress would make bison the national mammal Updated: Sep-15-15 2:25 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - U.S. Sen. John Hoeven wants to make bison the national mammal.