A genus of the family Bovidae having two species: B. bison and B. bonasus. This concept is differentiated from BUFFALOES, which refers to Bubalus arnee and Syncerus caffer.
A species of gram-negative bacteria causing MASTITIS; ARTHRITIS; and RESPIRATORY TRACT DISEASES in CATTLE.
A herpesvirus infection of cattle characterized by catarrhal inflammation of the upper respiratory and alimentary epithelia, keratoconjunctivitis, encephalitis and lymph node enlargement. Syn: bovine epitheliosis, snotsiekte.
A federally administered division of Canada. Its capital is Yellowknife. The former northern and eastern-most parts of the Territory comprise the new territory of Nunavut, effective April 1, 1999.
Environment un-modified by human activity. Areas in which natural processes operate without human interference.
The study of the origin, structure, development, growth, function, genetics, and reproduction of plants.
A plant species of the genus PINUS that contains isocupressic acid.
A plant genus of the family POACEAE. The common name of bluestem is also used for other plants in this family. Andropogon nardus has been reclassified as CYMBOPOGON nardus and Andropogon zizanioides to VETIVERIA zizanioides.
The geographic designation for states bordering on or located in the Pacific Ocean. The states so designated are Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington. (U.S. Geologic Survey telephone communication)
A plant genus of the family CELASTRACEAE that is a source of triterpenoids and diterpene epoxides such as triptolide.
Services offered to the library user. They include reference and circulation.
A province of Canada lying between the provinces of Manitoba and Quebec. Its capital is Toronto. It takes its name from Lake Ontario which is said to represent the Iroquois oniatariio, beautiful lake. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p892 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p391)
Habitat of hot water naturally heated by underlying geologic processes. Surface hot springs have been used for BALNEOLOGY. Underwater hot springs are called HYDROTHERMAL VENTS.
A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.
A species of parasitic protozoa that infects humans and most domestic mammals. Its oocysts measure five microns in diameter. These organisms exhibit alternating cycles of sexual and asexual reproduction.
A self-governing state of the Windward Islands in the West Indies, comprising Saint Vincent and the northern islets of the Grenadines. Its capital is Kingstown. It is one of the original homes of the Carib Indians supposed to have been sighted by Columbus in 1498. It was in English hands from 1627 till held by the French 1779-83. Saint Vincent subsequently became a British possession and, with other nearby British territories, was administered by the Governor of the Windward Islands till 1959. It attained a measure of independence in 1969 but achieved full independence as Saint Vincent and the Grenadines in 1979. Saint Vincent was the 4th century Spanish martyr on whose feast day Columbus discovered the island. Grenadines is derived from the Spanish kingdom of Granada. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1054 & The Europa World Year Book 1993, p2441)
A genus of coccidian parasites of the family CRYPTOSPORIDIIDAE, found in the intestinal epithelium of many vertebrates including humans.
Intestinal infection with organisms of the genus CRYPTOSPORIDIUM. It occurs in both animals and humans. Symptoms include severe DIARRHEA.
Zygote-containing cysts of sporozoan protozoa. Further development in an oocyst produces small individual infective organisms called SPOROZOITES. Then, depending on the genus, the entire oocyst is called a sporocyst or the oocyst contains multiple sporocysts encapsulating the sporozoites.
Professional or volunteer members of a fire department who are trained to suppress fire and respond to related emergency.
Domesticated bovine animals of the genus Bos, usually kept on a farm or ranch and used for the production of meat or dairy products or for heavy labor.
The granting of a license to practice pharmacy.
Diseases of domestic cattle of the genus Bos. It includes diseases of cows, yaks, and zebus.
The type species of VESICULOVIRUS causing a disease symptomatically similar to FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE in cattle, horses, and pigs. It may be transmitted to other species including humans, where it causes influenza-like symptoms.

Diagnosis of malignant catarrhal fever by PCR using formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues. (1/123)

A previously described polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assay (amplification of a 238-bp fragment of ovine herpesvirus 2 [OHV-2] genomic DNA) for diagnosis of sheep-associated malignant catarrhal fever (MCF) was adapted for use on formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues. Variables affecting its use were examined. Archived tissues from cattle, white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus), and bison (Bison bison) diagnosed with MCF by clinical signs or histologic lesions were obtained from 2 veterinary diagnostic laboratories. Tissues from healthy animals and from animals diagnosed with other common bovine viral diseases were examined as controls. A total of 86 blocks from 37 suspect MCF cases were examined. Forty-one blocks from healthy animals and animals with unrelated viral diseases were examined as controls. The assay was specific for sheep-associated MCF and did not yield false-positive signals from healthy animals or from cases of infectious bovine rhinotracheitis, bovine virus diarrhea, mucosal disease, or parainfluenza-3 virus infection. A wide variety of tissues were suitable substrates, including spleen, lymph node, intestine, brain, lung, and kidney. Extracted DNA provided a more suitable target than did unextracted tissue lysate. The highest levels of viral DNA were present in lymphoid organs and intestine, but the data indicate that in acute clinical cases, most organs contain sufficient viral DNA to serve as a suitable diagnostic specimen. Fixation of 0.5-cm3 blocks of tissue in 10% neutral buffered formalin was deleterious to the target DNA, and PCR signals progressively diminished after fixation for >45 days. Detection of genomic DNA of OHV-2 by PCR was successful for archived tissues that were 15 years old.  (+info)

Demodicosis in an American bison. (2/123)

An 18-month-old, male American bison (Bison bison) was presented with 7- to 9-mm size nodules periorbital, perineal, and on the ventral surface of the tail. Demodex spp. were identified from the exudate by microscopic examination. Examination 6 mo later revealed that the infestation had nearly cleared without treatment.  (+info)

Pasteurellaceae isolated from tonsillar samples of commercially-reared American bison (Bison bison). (3/123)

As commercial producers of American bison (Bison bison) become more numerous, concerns relative to bison health management increase. Since loss due to respiratory disease associated with Pasteurella and related Pasteurellaceae is a major concern for cattle producers, a study was conducted to determine what types of Pasteurellaceae are carried by bison to evaluate the potential of pneumonic pasteurellosis in bison herds where management practices are comparable to those used for cattle. Tonsillar biopsies, collected in May (n = 29) and August (n = 25) 1997 from 24- to 30-month-old bison bulls, at the time of slaughter were cultured for Pasteurellaceae. Pasteurella spp. were isolated from all the samples collected in May. These included isolates identified as P. haemolytica, trehalosi, testudinis, and multocida subsp. multocida a and multocida b. Actinobacillus spp. and Haemophilus somnus were also isolated from some samples. Pasteurella spp., haemolytica, trehalosi, and multocida subsp. multocida a, multocida b and septica, plus 2 nonspeciated indole-positive biotypes, U2 and U16, were isolated from the second group of tonsil samples. Most of these organisms, including P. haemolytica, P. multocida subsp., and H. somnus are associated with disease in domestic livestock and should be regarded as potential pathogens for bison, particularly in animals which become stressed by management practices commonly used with cattle such as herding, crowding, and shipping.  (+info)

Characterization of putative Haemophilus somnus isolates from tonsils of American bison (Bison bison). (4/123)

Three Haemophilus somnus isolates (2a, 3a, and 27b) and one H. somnus-like (13b) isolate from tonsils of commercially reared American bison were compared with 2 known H. somnus isolates from cattle, namely, 2336, shown to cause respiratory disease, and 129Pt, from the prepuce of an asymptomatic bull. All H. somnus isolates, but not the H. somnus-like isolate, required CO2 for growth. Biochemical utilization profiles were identical for bison and bovine H. somnus isolates with the exception of alpha-fucosidase production by isolate 3a. Isolate 27a varied from 2a, 2336 and 129Pt by hemolysis of bovine erythrocytes. Isolate 13b hemolyzed sheep but not bovine or bison erythrocytes and varied from other isolates in biochemical utilization tests. Outer membrane protein profiles of 2a, 3a and 27a were almost identical with those of bovine isolate 2336 and similar to that of 129Pt, but quite different from that of 13b. Western blots of bison isolates were similar to that of the virulent bovine 2336 isolate, including detection of high molecular mass antigens above 100 kDa and the 76 kDa antigens associated with bovine IgG2 Fc binding characteristic of virulent strains, as well as antigens of approximately 78, 60 and 40 kDa. Producers and veterinarians should be aware that H. somnus may be carried by bison and may have potential for causing diseases in bison similar to those described in cattle and sheep.  (+info)

Genetic diversity of pestiviruses: identification of novel groups and implications for classification. (5/123)

The complete Npro coding sequences were determined for 16 pestiviruses isolated from cattle, pig, and several wild ruminant species including reindeer, bison, deer, and bongo. Phylogenetic analysis enabled the segregation of pestiviruses into the established species bovine viral diarrhea virus-1 (BVDV-1), BVDV-2, border disease virus (BDV), and classical swine fever virus (CSFV). For BVDV-1 five distinct subgroups were identified, while BVDV-2, BDV, and CSFV were each subdivided into two subgroups. The virus isolates from bongo and deer as well as one porcine virus isolate belong to BVDV-1. Interestingly, the isolates from reindeer and bison are distinct from the established pestivirus species. The Npro sequences from these two viruses are more similar to BDV than to the other pestivirus species. Calculation of the pairwise evolutionary distances allowed a clear separation of the categories species, subgroup, and isolate only when the reindeer/bison viruses were considered as members of an additional pestivirus species. Furthermore, the entire E2 coding sequences of a representative set of virus isolates covering all recognized species and subgroups were studied. Segregation of pestiviruses based on the E2 region was identical with that obtained with the N(pro) sequences.  (+info)

Anesthesia of wood bison with medetomidine-zolazepam/tiletamine and xylazine-zolazepam/tiletamine combinations. (6/123)

This study was designed to evaluate 2 combinations for immobilization of bison. Seven wood bison received 1.5 mg/kg body weight (BW) of xylazine HCl + 1.5 mg/kg BW of zolazepam HCl and 1.5 mg/kg BW of tiletamine HCl on one occasion. The bison received 60 micrograms/kg BW of medetomidine HCl + 0.6 mg/kg BW of zolazepam HCl and 0.6 mg/kg BW of tiletamine HCL on another occasion. Xylazine was antagonized with 3 mg/kg BW of tolazoline HCl and medetomidine HCl was antagonized with 180 micrograms/kg (BW) of atipamezole HCl. Temporal characteristics of immobilization and physiological effects (acid-base status, thermoregulatory, cardiovascular, and respiratory effects) of the drug combinations were compared. Induction was significantly faster with xylazine HCl-zolazepam HCl/tiletamine HCl. Recovery following antagonist administration was significantly faster with medetomidine HCl-zolazepam HCl/tiletamine HCl. The average drug volumes required were 7.00 mL of xylazine HCl-zolazepam HCl/tiletamine HCL and 2.78 mL of medetomidine HCl-zolazepam HCl/tiletamine HCl. Hypoxemia, hypercarbia, and rumenal tympany were the major adverse effects with both drug combinations.  (+info)

Osteochondrosis and epiphyseal bone abnormalities associated with copper deficiency in bison calves. (7/123)

Two bison calves were submitted to the Western College of Veterinary Medicine to confirm suspected copper deficiency. In addition to clinical signs, there were pathologic changes in the cartilage and subchondral bone of several joints. Water analysis indicated high levels of sulfate in the drinking water, contributing to a secondary copper deficiency.  (+info)

Riboflavin and niacin concentrations of bison cuts. (8/123)

We analyzed the riboflavin and niacin contents of individual cuts from clod (triceps brachii), ribeye (longissimus thoracis), top round (semimembranosus), and top sirloin (gluteus medius) from 24 fed bison bulls. The bulls came from producers in the United States and Canada and had consumed concentrate diets plus hay free choice for at least 100 d. The mean riboflavin and niacin concentrations of all of the bison cuts combined were .094 and 1.910 mg/100 g wet weight, respectively. The riboflavin and niacin content values did not differ (P < .05) among the cuts of meat. Cuts from individual bulls were significantly different (P < .05) with regard to both riboflavin and niacin contents. Little variation was observed in riboflavin and niacin content of five bison from the same producer and two bison from another producer. These content values may be used in estimating the riboflavin and niacin content of bison meat.  (+info)

The European bison (Bison bonasus), now found in Europe and the Caucasus, has been proposed to originate either from the extinct steppe/extant American bison lineage or from the extinct Bison schoetensacki lineage. Bison schoetensacki remains are documented in Eurasian Middle Pleistocene sites, but their presence in Upper Pleistocene sites has been questioned. Despite extensive genetic studies carried out on the steppe and European bison, no remains from the fossil record morphologically identified as Bison schoetensacki has been analyzed up to now. In this paper, we analyzed a 36,000-year-old Bison schoetensaki bone sample from the Siréjol cave (France) and a cave hyena coprolite (fossilized feces) found in a nearby cave and containing large amounts of Bovinae DNA. We show that the Bovinae mitochondrial DNA sequences from both samples, including a complete mitochondrial genome sequence, belong to a clade recently reported in the literature. This clade only includes ancient bison specimens without
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Yellowstone National Park has begun this winters bison cull, an annual event intended to help maintain an ecologically sustainable population of American bison (Bison bison) within the park and to prevent the possible spread of brucellosis from bison to cattle outside of park boundaries. A predetermined number of bison are removed from Yellowstone National Park every winter under the Interagency Bison Management Plan (IBMP).. This winter, the National Park Service expects that anywhere from 900 to 1,300 bison will be removed from Yellowstone. The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reported on Feb. 8 that the first 15 of over 400 previously captured bison held at Yellowstones northern edge had been placed in trailers to be taken to a slaughterhouse. Several hundred more will be processed within the next month. According to NPS, the bison meat and hides will be distributed among American Indian tribes.. Several of the captured bison were previously slated to be transferred to a new facility built by the ...
The largest extant representative of the bovids, a diverse and well-known family, is the Asian forest-dwelling gaur (Bos gaurus), in which bulls can weigh up to 1,500 kg (3,300 lb), 4.5 m (15 ft) in total length and stand 2.2 m (7.2 ft) at the shoulder.[7][8] The living American Bison (Bison bison) of North America 2 to 3.5 m (6.6 to 11.5 ft) long, the tail adding 30 to 91 cm (12 to 36 in). Shoulder heights in the species can range from 152 to 201 cm (60 to 79 in).[9] Weights can range from 318 to 1,000 kg (701 to 2,205 lb).[10][11] The heaviest wild American bull ever recorded weighed 1,270 kg (2,800 lb).[12] The European bison (Bison bonasus) may be less heavy than the American species,[9] but would exceed heights at withers with the tallest record of 210 cm (83 in).[13] When raised in captivity and farmed for meat, the bisons can grow unnaturally heavy and the largest semidomestic American bison weighed 1,724 kg (3,801 lb) [10] and the heaviest European bison weighed about 1,900 kg (4,200 ...
Historically, the lowland European bisons range encompassed most of the lowlands of northern Europe, extending from the Massif Central to the Volga River and the Caucasus. It may have once lived in the Asiatic part of what is now the Russian Federation. The European bison is known in southern Sweden only between 9500 and 8700 BP, and in Denmark similarly is documented only from the Pre-Boreal.[15] It is not recorded from the British Isles nor from Italy or the Iberian Peninsula.[16] A possible ancestor, the extinct steppe bison, B. priscus, is known from across Eurasia and North America, last occurring 7,000 BC,[17] and is depicted in the Cave of Altamira and Lascaux. Another possible ancestor, the Pleistocene woodland bison, B. schoetensaki, was last present 36,000 BC.[4] Cave paintings appear to distinguish between B. bonasus and B. priscus.[18]. Within mainland Europe, its range decreased as human populations expanded and cut down forests. The last references (Oppian, Claudius Aelianus) to ...
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the breeding soundness examination procedure in plains bison bulls. DESIGN: Multiyear (1993 through 1997) cross-sectional clinical procedure evaluation. ANIMALS: Two hundred thirty-four 28- to 30-month-old bison bulls at Custer
The European bison and the American bison are closely related and can interbreed without any fertility problems. Because of this, several authors treated them as one species in the past. Phenotypic differences are apparent; the American bison has a more longish and massive body, more opulent fur on the head forelegs and also the horns are not as long but thicker as in the Wisent, among other differences. However, both species are ecologically similar, except that grasses make up a higher portion in the diet of the American bison. The Wood bison, B. b. athabascae, inhabits a similar habitat as the Wisent did in ancient Europe. In 1940, hybrids of American and European bison were released in the Caucasus. After controlled culling and subsequent replacement with pure wisents, the portion of American blood within the Caucasus population is now estimated being only about 5%, although the American influence is still slightly visible in the phenotype of the animals. Allegedly this population has a ...
The ancestors of the American bison (Bison bison) now in Alaska were transplanted from Montana in 1928, when 20 animals were imported by the Alaska Game Commission and released in the area of what is now Delta Junction. Additional herds have developed along the Copper River, Chitina River, and near Farewell from natural emigration and transplant. Small domesticated herds have also been established near Kodiak and Delta Junction, as well as on Popov Island.[15] Another sub-species of bison, the wood bison (b. b. athabascae) was once Alaskas most common large land mammal. The combined effects of pre-contact habitat change and human harvest were probably responsible for their disappearance. The last reported sighting of wood bison in Alaska was in the early 1900s. Oral history accounts from Alaska Native elders suggest that these bison were a resource for indigenous peoples in Alaska as recently as 200 years ago.[16] In 2003, there were approximately 900 wild American bison in Alaska.[17] Their ...
American bison are North Americas largest terrestrial animals. Millions once roamed the grasslands and prairies of the Great Plains, but today the bison population survives primarily in conservation herds.
The park ranges in elevation from 183 m (600 ft) at the Little Buffalo River to 945 m (3,100 ft) in the Caribou Mountains. The park headquarters is located in Fort Smith, with a smaller satellite office in Fort Chipewyan, Alberta. The park contains one of the worlds largest fresh water deltas, the Peace-Athabasca Delta, formed by the Peace, Athabasca and Birch Rivers.. ...
The National Park Service (NPS) and the State of Montana (Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks and the Montana Department of Livestock) announced today that they will begin preparing an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for a new plan to manage a wild and migratory population of Yellowstone-area bison, while minimizing the risk of brucellosis transmission between bison and livestock to the extent practicable. A Notice of Intent has been published in the Federal Register. The new plan is needed because conditions have changed since implementation of the Interagency Bison Management Plan began in 2001, including agency experience in managing bison and new science. A range of six preliminary draft alternative concepts has been developed by the NPS and the State of Montana, with input from cooperating agencies. The preliminary alternative concepts primarily differ in terms of bison abundance, bison tolerance outside of the park, and the tools that could be used to manage the bison population within the ...
Today, bison are absent from most of their former range, and in terms of ecological function, they are losing ground. With our partners, were developing tools, techniques, and information to further our understanding of bison restoration. Were building communities of practice around these efforts. And were strengthening outreach, providing education, and informing policy to support bison recovery.. Time is running out. Most bison in North America are held in captivity and managed for meat production. Just a few wild bison herds remain and most of these are small isolated populations facing the gradual loss of genetic diversity. We need to expand existing herds and reintroduce bison to new large landscapes to avoid ecological extinction.. ...
Results from lab tests confirm that the first of three dead bison found in the Yellowstone River did not die from malignant catarrhal fever (results on the other two bison are pending and expected within one to two weeks). The exact cause of death could not be determined from tissue samples. However, there was no sign of disease. The only evidence of abnormality on the carcass - visible to FWP Wildlife Veterinarian Jennifer Ramsey - was trauma to the animals pelvis.. Within the past two weeks, three dead bison were spotted in the Yellowstone River. With two separate efforts, FWP crews were able to retrieve tissue samples from each bison: the first near Emigrant, and the other two closer to Gardiner. Ramsey also documented trauma to these other two bison in the form of broken ribs in one, and a fractured pelvis in the other. She believes these traumas to have been suffered before death. Given the recent introduction of domestic sheep in the Gardiner area, FWP looked into the possibility of ...
For the first time since the 18th century, the European bison is returning to Germany to live in the wild. The wisent, as it is also known, has been brought to the country by a famous prince. Although the creatures survival is uncertain, the project has already attracted considerable attention.
Buffalo National River does not charge an entry fee, but there are camping fees. Established in 1972, Buffalo National River flows freely for 135 miles and is one of the few remaining undammed rivers in the lower 48 states. Campground marked with tent symbols at bottom right. It was closed in 1940 and delisted in 1947 when the land was transferred to the Department of National Defence.The 583 km 2 (225 sq mi) park land now comprises the majority of Canadian Forces Base Wainwright.The first Park Warden was Bud Cotton, who served from 1912 through 1940. The Park is home to the states only elk herd. Details . Get the latest updates from the River! Buffalo National River is a 95, 000-acre national park unit that preserves unique natural and cultural features of the Arkansas Ozarks. by: Scott McCaulley Despite being closed for a few weeks when the COVID-19 Pandemic first hit Arkansas, the Buffalo National River has seen a record number of people visit river and the surrounding areas in 2020. The ...
As Yellowstone National Park enters the busiest month of the year, visitors are reminded that they are responsible for their safety, which includes viewing wildlife from safe distances of at least 25 yards. In recent separate incidents, two people were injured after getting too close to bison. The first encounter occurred on June 23 when an off-duty concession employee came upon a bison while walking off trail after dark in the Lower Geyser Basin area. The second incident occurred July 1, when a visitor encountered a bison while hiking the Storm Point trail in the Yellowstone Lake area.. The first incident happened when a 19-year-old female from Georgia and three friends were returning to their car after swimming in the Firehole River late at night. The girl and a companion were walking in the dark when they came upon a bison lying down about 10 feet from them. The companion turned and ran from the bison, but before the girl could react, the bison charged her and tossed her in the air. Her ...
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The difference in temperature between those two states is around 20 degrees Fahrenheit, which is about three times the projected increase in temperatures over the next 75 years, Craine said. Thats a pretty extreme difference and beyond the worst-case scenario. But it is a clear indicator that long-term warming will affect bison and is something that will happen across the U.S. over the next 50-75 years.. While the economic cost of smaller bison might not be so great, Craine said that warming might also shrink the revenue of cattle producers.. Although compiling and analyzing data about cattle weights has yet to be done, findings for bison may translate to the more than 90 million cattle in the U.S., Craine said. Cattle and bison share similar physiologies and weight gain for both is typically limited by protein intake.. If the same reduction in weight gain applies to cattle as bison, every temperature increase of one-and-a-half degrees Fahrenheit could cause roughly $1 billion in lost income ...
Buffalo is a term for several somewhat-related species of wild Asian and African cattle, including variants of the domesticated water buffalo. The name has also been applied to the North American bison (Bison bison). ...
Strawman Farms excellence in the natural health space is evidenced by its commitment to the highest quality natural food products money can afford with an emphasis on the cleanest sourcing of the healthiest ingredients possible. 1.At the Strawman operation we take great care in raising our bison herd in a low stress lifestyle, keeping in mind the quality of life for our animals, the impact our ranch and process has on the environment and the impact our actions have on the quality of our finished bison meat product. The following is our promise to you. 2. We NEVER use antibiotics, growth hormones, steroids or vaccines on our bison. It is so important to us that we keep our finished bison product 100% All natural. 3. Our bison have lots of room to roam, graze and grow. The space we give our bison herds allow them to remain wild and live on their instincts according to their own social hierarchies. Throughout the course of their lives, our bison are minimally handled, respected and humanely treated. 4
Amigos últimamente no paran de aparecer contratiempos y gestiones que me dejan muy poco tiempo para pintar y colgar entradas.Tengo ganas ya de terminar el quadro y prepararme algo sobre la descripción de este bóvido.También he abierto un perfil en facebook,y posiblemente abra otro en pinterest.El linaje evolutivo de los bisontes que aparecieron durante el último periodo glacial es complejo y lleno de una diversidad de formas que en algunos casos hace dificil,el establecer una clasificación entre formas geográficas y espécies.En el caso del bison occidentalis,parece indicar que es una subespecie del bison antiquus que se cruzó con el bisonte de estepa,y con que el bisonte de estepa ya ocupava los habitats más hervaceos y abiertos, este último avundava más en habitats más cerrados, con una constitución más esbelta que elbison antiquus y más adaptada para desembolberse en terrenos más humedos.Ocupava el noroeste norteamericano, oeste del Canadá y Alaska, cruzando el estrecho ...
Well, this is an interesting CYA response, now that everyone knows Corrientes arent the cause. Poor Buffalo Allies of Bozeman - another group who doesnt have a clue. How do you know bison didnt cause this? - the investigation isnt complete! Are you aware of the 1983 US Animal Health Association report showing free ranging bison infecting cattle with brucellosis? I doubt it. Do your research. Learn the real story. The GYA bison are up to 50% seropositive. Dont believe the exposure malarky to explain that. The antibodies are antigen driven - meaning there must be bacteria present in the animals body to cause a positive blood test. A positive animal is NOT immune - quite the contrary!The brucella antibody half-life is about 3 weeks - meaning if the animal was able to fight off the disease (which a few do), they would be test negative very quickly. If they test positive, they are likely infected. Bison and elk swap the disease back and forth and it spills over into cattle when the ...
Vet Visit for a Bison Bull: At Northwest Trek Wildlife Park, our veterinarian treated an injured eye on a bison in the Free-Roaming Area.
In animals that defer reproduction until after physiological maturity because of competition by older individuals, one would expect that individuals reproduce earlier when competition decreases. We investigated nine behaviours relevant to reproduction in subadult wood bison males in captivity where mature males have been experimentally removed and compared them to males in a control and a free ranging population.
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The Isbell and Tilman Labs at the University of Minnesota seek applications for a Postdoctoral Associate position investigating the use of bison grazing for savanna restoration at Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve. The specific questions to be investigated will depend on the interests of the successful applicant, but will consider interactions between bison grazing, fire frequency, oak regeneration, biodiversity, and ecosystem functioning at this field site. The postdoc will help restore bison grazing to oak savanna ecosystems; experimentally test how bison grazing and prescribed fire alter oak regeneration, plant communities, and soils; and help disseminate results from the project by publishing peer-reviewed scientific journal articles, and by engaging with students and members of the public. The successful applicant will coordinate, supervise, and conduct field research at Cedar Creek; analyze data and models; and write, submit, and publish peer-reviewed scientific papers. The initial ...
Bison priscus partial sacrum vertebra SOLD (MP) 07, Pleistocene, Bison priscus (steppe bison) partial sacrum vertebral bone. The bison fossil came to the surfac
Weve got the bald eagle as the national, but a coalition of groups have nominated the bison to be the US national mammal for its importance to US culture and history.
Bison adjust their diet seasonally based on reduced availability of the grasses they perfer but are less nutritious during the spring and fall.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - Evidence is mounting that wild North American bison are gradually shedding their genetic diversity across many of the isolated herds overseen by the U.S. government, weakening future resilience against disease and climate events in the shadow of human encroachment.. The extent of the creeping threat to herds overseen by the Department of Interior - the backbone of wild bison conservation efforts for North America - is coming into sharper focus amid advances in genetic studies.. Preliminary results of a genetic population analysis commissioned by the National Park Service show three small federal herds would almost certainly die off - extinguishing their DNA lineage - within 200 years under current management practices that limit transfers for interbreeding among distant herds.. The study is awaiting peer review by other scientists. It does not include Yellowstone National Parks herd of some 5,000 unfenced bison, the largest federal conservation herd thats seen by millions ...
CHAD LAWHORNLawrence Journal-World COTTONWOOD FALLS - As Flint Hills cowboy Gene Matile operates the high-tech squeeze chute and scale, one observation becomes obvious: 1,500 pounds on a bison sure looks a lot different than 1,500 pounds on a beef cow. More intimidating, for some reason, Matile says with a laugh. Of course, Matile already knew that. He was part of a group that traveled to Wind Cave National Park in South Dakota in 2009 to take possession of a herd of 13 bison to bring back to
Vi har kartlagt alle topper og daler til din neste utflukt. TOPO Canada - Nordvest dekker naturens minste detaljer med presisjon og nøyaktighet, deriblant terrengkonturer, topografiske høydeforskjeller, topper, rutbare veier og stier, elver, innsjøer og geografiske punkter. TOPO-kart passer perfekt til fjellturer, jakt, teltturer, sykkelturer og naturopplevelser. Kartene har topografiske detaljer for områdene Yukon og Northwest og full dekning av Wood Buffalo National Park. Tilgjengelig på microSD™-/SD™-kort*.. *microSD-informasjonen kan programmeres på et resirkulert kort.. Klikk på kategorien Produkter for å finne ut om kartet er kompatibelt med Garmin-enheten¹.. ¹Ikke alle funksjoner på denne enheten fungerer med nüvi®-enheter. Hvis du vil ha mer informasjon, kan du se delen for vanlige spørsmål. ...
We analyzed long-term demographic and environmental data to understand the role of large scale climatic factors (the Pacific Decadal Oscillations [PDO]) and environmental factors in 3 regions of North America on natality and mortality of the remnant migratory whooping crane (Grus americana) population. This is an endangered species that spends winters at Aransas National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) in Texas, breeds at Wood Buffalo National Park (WBNP) in Canada and
January 21, 2013 - News Release. Early warning systems using DNA to track environmental health, especially in protected areas near Canadian oil sands, mining and hydroelectric projects, are the goal of a major research project led by University of Guelph scientists. The project is one of three major research initiatives highlighted in the latest annual report of the Ontario Genomics Institute (OGI). Its funded by a three-year, $3.2-million grant from Genome Canada through the OGI as well as support from Environment Canada and Parks Canada. Biomonitoring 2.0 is the first large-scale project using genetic data to track the health of entire ecosystems, said project leader Mehrdad Hajibabaei, an integrative biology professor and a principal in U of Gs Biodiversity Institute of Ontario (BIO).. Scientists are already using the project - based on DNA barcoding developed in Guelph - to help assess environmental threats in Wood Buffalo National Park. Spanning northern Alberta and part of the ...
Adjacent to the western side of Wood Buffalo National Park the Caribou Mountains have the highest elevations in northern Alberta.
Our first working location was out in an open meadow. A lone bull stood grazing peaceably and hardly took notice of the crew of park rangers, a cameraman, and other officials, including an armed marksman in the event someones life became endangered by a charging bison.. To begin with, I chose Leo, because of his deliberate approach as my anchor dog. He was powerful, but wouldnt take any foolish chance. I felt that after I saw him in action I would be able to assess the odds and figure a game plan.. As Leo approached the fight/flight zone, the bull lifted his head and charged. Leo dodged him and slipped around to heel him from behind, but bison bulls dont turn in the same manner a domestic bull does with his powerful hind legs. When a bison spins, he pivots on his forelegs which free his assaulting hindquarters to kick out with simultaneous jabs, while he meets his challenger with his substantial head and horns.. Leo avoided the attacks of the bull, and would turn and reposition himself to ...
The herds of some 4,500 bison that roam Yellowstone National Park are the only remaining purebred bison in the country, but they are infected. Thought to be carrying a bacterial infection, which also affects cattle, ranchers have been asking to remotely vaccinate the bison using biobullets.
The North American bison is commonly called buffalo.. If you go to a state where they roam (along with deer, antelope, and no discouraging words or cloud cover), people will look at you funny for calling them bison. Everyone knows thats what they are, but everyone calls them buffalo anyway.. Signed, Person Whose Brother Graduated From A University Where The Sports Teams Are Called Buffaloes And They Own A Bison.. P.S. yeah, a safari in the wilds of Nebraska or Wyoming would be kinda silly… unless/if youve had all that extra wine.. ...
Bison Organic Chocolate Stout is a American Stout style beer brewed by Bison Brewing in Berkeley, CA. 3.47 average with 601 ratings, reviews and opinions.
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Colorado 06/29/12 coloradoan.com: A bison at CSUs Foothills Campus has died from rabies, according to the Larimer County health department. The adult female bison died suddenly Thursday in her outdoor holding pen. The bison likely came into contact with a rabies-infected skunk, rabid fox or other wild animal, officials believe. Seventeen skunks have tested positive…
It began as an innocent, good willed attempt at providing supper for my family. Ground bison. Presumably completely dead and with no ill intentions toward me, my hair, or my kitchen.. I cooked it up around 1:00 p.m. and pushed the pot to the back burner. Little did I know that this simple act would trigger a chain of events that would lead to a Facebook status, a blog post, and an hour of kitchen rehabilitation.. Around 7:00 p.m., I returned to the scene. I noticed the innocuous-looking, room-temperature bison in the pan and decided to finish the spaghetti for the next day. I put the pan on the front burner and turned the heat to medium-low.. Five minutes later, I was cutting up red bell pepper and watching Criminal Minds over the kitchen bar. On the show, the unsub snuck into a mans house, pointed a gun at him, and forced him onto the floor. The man was pleading for his life, the .40 Smith & Wesson mere inches from his head. Suddenly, BOOM! My bison exploded right on cue.. A hot air bubble? A ...
Jefferson Hagen, MacEwan Athletics. EDMONTON - With better serving and a more disciplined blocking presence, the MacEwan Griffins were able to play portions of Saturdays final mens volleyball match of the season in the City Centre Campus gym dead even with the No. 1-ranked Manitoba Bisons.. Except, try as they might, they had no answer for big No. 6 - hulking Bisons left-side Evan Jackson - who piled up 16 kills on a .500 hitting percentage to lead his squad to another 3-0 victory (25-19, 25-21, 25-22).. We had what I thought was a pretty OK game plan, but he played well, said Griffins head coach Brad Poplawski.. When we adjusted our block, he was able to see that and go opposite that with pace. A lot of guys can hit that shot 60 or 80 per cent, but he was able to hit it hard any direction. So his range is really good.. He lit us up this weekend, for sure.. Its the 20th-straight win of the season for the Bisons, who sit atop the Canada West standings at 21-1.. Is that what it is? Wow, ...
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Jackson, WY. - Grand Teton National Park rangers are investigating a traffic accident that left four bison dead on October 2nd.. A Casper woman was driving a pickup truck through foggy conditions on U.S. 26/89/191, when she struck a bison on the highway.. The truck rolled, striking and killing 3 additional bison that were standing nearby.. A park spokesman said that while a citation has not yet been issued, one could be, if its determined the woman was driving too fast for the weather conditions.. The woman escaped the incident with minor injuries. There were no other passengers in the truck.. ...
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My thesis research is part of the larger wood bison restoration effort in Alaska, and its theme is within the human dimensions of wildlife management, that is, the social-psychological aspects involving wildlife conservation and management. The overarching goal of my research is to understand how Alaskans currently perceive impacts and opportunities that may arise as a result from the wood bison reintroduction, and how they differ in their opinions and views about wood bison management in the state. Specifically, my research will focus on two main objectives: 1) to understand how Alaskans feel about the strategies within the wood bison management plan; and 2) to understand local residents views toward possible wildlife related developments (e.g., guiding, accommodation, transportation services) within their communities, as a result of bison restoration. Understanding the differences among Alaskans will help adjusting particular management issues and concerns to each particular region affected, ...
The following is a summary of Indianas animal health laws governing the transportation of cattle and bison into Indiana. Indianas cattle and bison identification, movement, and testing laws can be viewed in more detail in 345 IAC 1-2, 345 IAC 1-3-7.5, and 345 IAC 2. For additional information, contact the Indiana State Board of Animal Health Cattle & Ruminant Division at (317)544-2397 or toll free at (877)747-3038, or click here to submit an e-mail inquiry.. ...
Large quantities of impact-related microspherules have been found in fine-grained sediments retained within seven out of nine, radiocarbon-dated, Late Pleistocene mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius) and bison (Bison priscus) skull fragments. The well-preserved fossils were recovered from frozen muck deposits (organic-rich silt) exposed within the Fairbanks and Klondike mining districts of Alaska, USA, and the Yukon Territory, Canada. In addition, elevated platinum abundances were found in sediment analysed from three out of four fossil skulls. In view of this new evidence, the mucks and their well preserved but highly disrupted and damaged vertebrate and botanical remains are reinterpreted in part as blast deposits that resulted from several episodes of airbursts and ground/ice impacts within the northern hemisphere during Late Pleistocene time (~46-11 ka B.P.). Such a scenario might be explained by encounters with cometary debris in Earth-crossing orbits (Taurid Complex) that was generated by ...
Citation: Kim, O., Li, H., Crawford, T.B. Identification of in vivo host cell replication sites for sheep-associated malignant catarrhal fever virus. The 22nd Annual Meeting of American Society for Virology. 2003. Abstract. p. 247. Interpretive Summary: Technical Abstract: Ovine herpesvirus-2 (OvHV-2), a member of ruminant rhadinoviruses, asymptomatically infects its natural host, the sheep, but causes a clinical disease syndrome named malignant catarrhal fever (MCF) in other less well-adapted hosts, such as cattle, bison and deer. OvHV-2 has never been isolated and little information is available about its productive replication in vivo. In this study, we identified OvHV-2 replication sites in naturally infected sheep. Six sheep with high OvHV-2 viral DNA copy numbers (ranging from 100,000 to 100,000,000 per 2 ug DNA) in their nasal secretions were selected using real-time PCR. Strong signals were obtained by in situ hybridization in epithelial cells of the mucosa and the submucosal glands of ...
I recently had the pleasure to do an interview on a CBC science radio show, Quirks and Quarks, about our recent paper in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences about the sophisticated ways that Native hunters used fire to manage prairies and manipulate bison herds. You can read more and listen to the interview here.. Our work was recently published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. You can find a link to the work here and on my Publications page.. Roos, Christopher I., María Nieves Zedeño, Kacy L. Hollenback, and Mary M. H. Erlick (2018) Indigenous Impacts on North American Great Plains Fire Regimes of the Last Millennium. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 115:8143-8148.. ...
Descendants of a bison herd captured and sent to Canada more than a century ago will be relocated to a Montana American Indian reservation next month, in what tribal leaders bill as a homecoming for a species emblematic of their traditions.
An outbreak of the sheep-associated form of malignant catarrhal fever (mcf) in a Finnish sow herd was diagnosed by histopathology and confirmed by pcr. Several gilts and sows were suffering from high fever and anorexia and had aborted, and six of them had died. Typical signs of lymphoproliferation and vasculitis were observed histologically in several tissues, including the uterus. Ovine herpesvirus-2 (ovhv-2) was detected by pcr in two sows. Sequences of the ovhv-2 tegument protein gene obtained from the sows and from three cases of sheep-associated mcf in Finnish cattle were compared and found to be identical. These are the first confirmed cases of mcf in pigs in Finland.. ...
INTRODUCTION. Malignant catarrhal fever (MCF) is a lymphoproliferative disease of cattle, pigs and certain species of captive and wild ruminants and has worldwide distribution. The causative agents are ruminant rhadinoviruses of the Gammaherpesvirinae subfamily, genus Rhadinovirus5. Alcelaphine herpesvirus-1 (AlHV-1) is carried asymptomatically by wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus and C. gnou)15,17 and ovine herpesvirus-2 (OvHV-2) by sheep4. Both AlHV-1 and OvHV-2 cause disease in cattle. OvHV-2 also causes disease in various other ruminant species as well as in pigs12.. In the USA the prevalence of OvHV-2 DNA in adult sheep was 99 % as determined by nested polymerase chain reaction (PCR)10. In South Africa, approximately 90 % of MCF PCR-positive cases are associated with AlHV-1 and only 10 % with OvHV-2 (M. Romito, Agricultural Research Council-Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute (ARC-OVI) pers. comm. 2009). As a result, most of the studies on MCF in cattle in South Africa have been done on ...
A video shot during a trip through the Lamar Valley of Yellowstone National Park shows a bison taking a running charge at the videographers car. The…
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MINOT, N.D. (AP) An Alaskan hiker says hes lucky to be alive after a bison gored his thigh in North Dakota.Michael Turk tells the Minot Daily News (http://bit.ly/2u1slL9 ) that if the giant animal had hit his femoral artery, the largest artery...
The Bisons players wont be the only ones in uniform. Check out great Character Appearances by Garrison Excelsior of the 501st Legion of Stormtroopers and Echo Base of the Rebel Legion along with members of the North Ridge, Buffalos own Star Wars FanForce. Members of all three groups will be in the concourse throughout the game for pictures ...
FSIS became aware of the problem during the course of an on-going investigation into a cluster of E. coli O157:H7 illnesses in Colorado with illness onset dates between June 4, 2010 and June 9, 2010. Working in conjunction with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Food and Drug Administration, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment and the New York Department of Health, 5 case-patients have been identified in Colorado as well as 1 case-patient in New York with an indistinguishable PFGE pattern. FSIS determined that there is an association between the ground bison products and the cluster of illnesses in the state of Colorado. FSIS is continuing to work with the CDC, affected state public health partners, and the company on the investigation. Anyone with signs or symptoms of foodborne illness should contact a health care provider ...
Vital® Slice and Serve Rolls This recipe includes hearty proteins like beef and bison, as well as antioxidant-rich blueberries and cranberries. At least 80
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For Red Onion Relish: In medium sauce pot, combine onions, shallot, garlic and oil. Sauté over medium heat for 2 to 3 minutes. When onions start to soften, turn the heat down. Stir frequently until onions are completely softened. Add brown sugar, wine, vinegar, salt and pepper. Increase heat and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer you have reached the desired spreadable consistency. Red Onion Relish may be stored in the refrigerator for up to two weeks.. For Burgers: Season and grill the bison patties to desired temperature then flatten out cream cheese to fit the patty and place on top to warm. Butter and toast the buns.. To serve, spread Red Onion Relish and Smoked Tomato Chutney on top and bottom portions of the toasted buns. Place burgers on bottom buns and top with Jalapeno slices and top buns.. ...
On 11 November 2020, students, lecturers, industry professionals and the extended PG Bison family came together across the country for the first-ever digital awards gala ceremony for the 1.618 Education Initiative. After introducing the audience to all the top ten finalists, the big moment finally arrived, and the 2020 winner was announced as Armand Barnard, interior design student at Design Time School of Interior Design in Cape Town.
By Brian Schultz To say the Manitoba Bison mens basketball team has a pretty good shot of becoming 6 and 1 after this weekend would be an understatement.
If you want a new twist on an old favorite this chili recipe is a must! Grass-fed bison gives this chili a healthy lean twist that is really yummy.
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The lifelong hostility between eugenicist Madison Grant (1865-1937) and anthropologist Franz Boas (1858-1942) was the personification if not the core of the nature-nurture debate in the United States. Grant was one of the founders of the conservation movement in America, and worked side-byside with Theodore Roosevelt at the beginning of the twentieth century to preserve the nations natural heritage. Among his many accomplishments, Grant preserved the California redwoods, saved the American bison from extinction, founded the Bronx Zoo, helped to create the Glacier and Denali national parks, and worked tirelessly to protect the whales in the ocean, the bald eagles in the sky and the pronghorn antelopes on the prairie. But Grant was also the prophet of scientific racism and-in geographer Ellsworth Huntingtons phrase-the perennial cheerleader of the Nordics in America.2 Grant first came to the attention of the reading public in 1916, when Scribners and Sons published his bestselling opus, The ...
Some examples of a bottleneck effect are the American bison in the late 1800s, the Northern elephant seal in the 1890s and the greater prairie chicken during the 19th and 20th centuries. A bottleneck...
Caitlin is a doctoral candidate at Texas A&M University studying conservation and population genetics in the Interdisciplinary Program of Genetics. She is a member of the Derr Lab in the College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences Veterinary Pathobiology department. Being a member of this lab includes being part of the Texas A&M African Wildlife Conservation Genomics program and the DNA Technologies Core Laboratory staff. The Derr Lab uses biotechnology for the conservation and restoration of biodiversity for a myriad of species. While a large focus in the lab is on the American Bison, Caitlins research is focused on biodiversity of the African lion over time ...
The largest mass execution in United States history happened here. Its been 150 years and there is going to be a new monument. Its a 20 foot scroll with 38 names located across the street from the execution. A public library and a few statues sit on the actual execution site while a bridge leaves the site in its shadow.. The monument is an island. You can check out the Google Streetview here.. Riverfront Drive, a major arterial road, cuts on the north side of the site. All the decorative lights and flower planters in the world wont help improve the joy of walking along Riverfront Drive, which hasnt been connected to the Minnesota River in 5 decades. It should be called Concrete Wall Front Road. The new statue, along with the statue of the now-locally vanished American Bison, is wedged between this busy road, an industrial railroad track and a concrete retaining wall protecting the City of Mankato from a 200 year floods and from good, scenic views.. The monument is an island, and its ...
Dendogram of global Brucella abortus biovar 1 genotypes. Dendogram based on MLVA-16 genotyping showing the relationship of 49 B. abortus biovar 1 strains origin
Malignant catarrhal fever (MCF) is a frequently fatal disease, primarily of ruminants, caused by a group of gammaherpesviruses. Due to complexities of pathogenesis and epidemiology in various species, which are either clinically-susceptible or reservoir hosts, veterinary clinicians face significant challenges in laboratory diagnostics. The recent development of specific assays for viral DNA and antibodies has expanded and improved the inventory of laboratory tests and opened new opportunities for use of MCF diagnostics. Issues related to understanding and implementing appropriate assays for specific diagnostic needs must be addressed in order to take advantage of molecular diagnostics in the laboratory.
Malignant Catarrhal Fever Symptoms . Jeffrey Musser, DVM, PhD Professor Moritz van Vuuren Suzanne Burnham, DVM Texas A&M University University of Pretoria Slideshow 109613 by Angelica
The full list of events, times, and locations can be found at www.facebook.com/BoomDaysBuffalo. All events are free and open to all.. Boom Days is sponsored by Rigidized Metals, Silo City, The Public, 97 Rock, Flying Bison Brewing Co., and Young Audiences of Western New York. BOOM DAYS SCHEDULE. The Old First Ward Community Center (62 Republic St., Buffalo). 1 pm - 4 pm Buffalo Zoomobile. Buffalo & Erie County Library on Wheels. Coffee, Hot Chocolate & More by Undergrounds Coffee House & Roastery. 1 pm - 2 pm Ancient Voices music - drums & sax & digeridoo (Young Audiences of WNY). 2 pm - 3 pm Christy Zucarelli visual art (Young Audiences of WNY). 3 pm - 4 pm Ben Barry (hula hooping and more). Flying Bison Brewing Company (840 Seneca St., Buffalo). Open 12 pm to 10 pm. 12 pm - 10 pm Grab a pint of Flying Bisons special Boom Days beer. 1 pm - 4 pm Doug Yeomans and Lo Blu Flame (Sportsmens Americana Foundation). The Barrel Factory (65 Vandalia St., Buffalo). Open 12 pm - 11 pm. 1 pm - 4 pm Owen ...
While not the dog days of summer, there are red dogs aplenty at Maxwell Wildlife Refuge. With tours reopening, residents once again have the opportunity to visit the reserve and observe dozens of baby bison born on the reserve in the past weeks. Betty Redden, Friends of Maxwell director and president of the Board of Friends of Maxwell, said the baby bison tour last Saturday was one of the most well-attended she has seen as a volunteer, with just shy of 100 visitors between the two-time slots. I was in shock. This is the largest revenue weve had with this particular tour. People were receptive. The gift shop, Ive never seen so many people buy so many of those little stuffed bison, she said. Redden said the isolation of COVID and the waning pandemic may be driving people to get out more. I dont know if everyone was euphoric they were able to get out and about, and everyones ready to do something. I was amazed. It was phenomenal, and we were really blessed, she said. Tour guide and ...
Finally, as mentioned yesterday, the Syracuse Chiefs kicked off their 2011 season! Shockingly, Roger Bernadina did not play. WHAAAAAAAATT?? Some reports have stated that he will miss a few games due to family issues. If that is the case, I hope everything is okay. Other theories have Bernadina house shopping in Onondaga Lake, traveling, because hes been called up to the Nationals (I wish), or devouring Somali pirates. The most likely scenario, however, is that the Buffalo Bisons took a page out of Gloria James book and ambushed, beat, and locked up the Shark before the game. Fearful of his skills, the Bisons manager did everything he could to prevent the Shark from playing. It didnt have its desired affect, fortunately, as the Chiefs beat the Bisons 8-4. Hopefully Bernadina will be back playing soon ...
Avian Flu in Lower 48 Prompts Reminder for Alaska Subsistence Waterfowl Hunters to Clean Up After Handling Birds, Alaska Department of Fish and Game Press Release.
In addition to the MCF viruses carried by sheep and wildebeest, new laboratory tests have identified four other herpesvirus types in other host species that might cause MCF in other susceptible species, one being farmed deer.. An MCF virus usually doesnt cause disease in its host species, and susceptible species are considered dead-end hosts because they dont shed the virus.. There is no indication that MCF spreads from bovine to bovine or to other species. The same is true for bison.. Direct face-to-face contact with sheep or with their nasal/respiratory secretions left in water sources, feed bunks, stock trailers and on other equipment are known routes of transmission.. Cool, moist conditions favour survival of the virus and increase the risk of transmission, although its unlikely that it would survive more than 48 hours outside the host.. Finally, MCF is not a new disease. Wildebeest-associated MCF was described in Africa some 200 years ago and research began in the early 1900s. Sheep have ...
A new study released this week by USA Today named Minnesota as the best-run state in the nation. All 50 states were ranked by economic indicators, budget allocations, and balance sheets, in addition to a range of social measures to rank how well each state is run, according to the article. The study, by 24/7 Wall St., named Minnesota as the 10th-best ...
Active air sampling uses a pump to provide a known volume of air to a continuous analyzer or sample media. In remote areas, absent from grid-supplied power, active sampling is achieved using solar powered systems. Ammonia (NH3), nitric acid (HNO3), and particulate matter (PM2.5) are monitored year-round by active sampling with filter media. Ground-level ozone (O3) is monitored April through October by active sampling with continuous analyzers ...
TB in cattle is caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium bovis (M. bovis). Cattle, buffalo and bison are the natural hosts of M. bovis, but nearly all mammals are susceptible to the infection to a variable degree. The organism also has the capacity to infect and cause TB in humans. However, the risk of infection for the general public remains very low in industrialised countries with long-standing bovine TB control programmes and where pasteurisation of cows milk is either mandatory or commonly practised ...
The aim of this project was to develop a serological assay based on recombinant antigens derived from the OvHV-2 genome and validation of the ELISA test using clinical serum samples. Eight OvHV-2 genes were selected for expression in three bacterial systems. Four genes could in at least one system. Three genes were expressed in an in vitro transcription-translation system (Ov8, OV8.5 and orf65). Protein purification, using epitope-tag affinity purification and conventional chromatography, was unsuccessful. Due to the lack of recombinant antigen expression, crude antigen preparations from cultured AIHV-1 and OvHV-2 infected cells were analysed. Antigens suitable for the detection of MCF virus specific serum antibodies could not be extracted from an OvHV-2 infected cell line but AIHV-1 WC11 antigen could be used to differentiate MCF-positive and -negative sera. An ELISA based on this crude antigen was established, designated WC11-ELISA. Initial validation revealed over 93% concordance between ...
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The blanket requirement for bovine tuberculosis (TB) testing of dairy cattle entering Indiana has been lifted, effective Wednesday, July 11th. The updated rule still requires TB testing; however, dairy breeds are now to meet the same standard as all other cattle and bison.. Additionally, the valid period for existing bovine tuberculosis-free accredited herds has been extended to 2 years (or 730 days). The Indiana State Board of Animal Health (BOAH) authorized this change at their regular July meeting to align with federal rules, as well as those in other states.. To bring cattle or bison into the state of Indiana, the animals must meet the following criteria, based on the animals origin and destination:. Exhibition:. ...
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bridge and came to North America from Europe approximately 100,000 years ago (Carrasco et. al. 2009). Another example is Bison reaching Alaska around 129,000 years ago (Carrasco et. al. 2009). Other mammals that have evolved in North America are dogs and wolves.. Whereas, mammals such as cats, bears, bison, buffalo and deer are from Eurasia.. Horses are unique in their presence in North America. Horses first ...
Join naturalist Dr. Eric Dinerstein, one of the worlds leading conservation biologists, as he recounts three decades of his amazing efforts around the globe to conserve tigers, snow leopards, rhinos, bats, and bison. Travel with the World Wildlife Funds Chief Scientist and one of the worlds top tiger experts on his missions to India and Nepal studying and setting up networks to conserve tigers through one of the most ambitious wildlife recovery projects in Asia. Hear firsthand of his work studying and developing conservation plans for the greater one-horned rhinoceros in Nepal and how Eric tracked snow leopards in the Kashmir and established a field research program in northern India for these spectacular but elusive cats. View wrinkle-faced bats and other fruit bats in the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica as Eric illustrates his inordinate fondness for bats. Also explore WWFs work on the American Prairie Restoration Project in Montana where the largest herds of wild bison exist ...
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Canadian Pork Council publishes the weekly Hog statistics at a glance report on its website.. Canadian Meat Council and Alberta Beef Producers publish the weekly Beef statistics at a glance report on their websites.. Veal Farmers of Ontario publishes the weekly Veal statistics at a glance report on its website.. Canadian Sheep Federation and Ontario Sheep Marketing Agency publish the monthly Sheep statistics at a glance report on their respective websites.. Canadian Bison Association publishes the monthly Bison market and supply update report on its website.. Canadian Meat Goat Association and Ontario Goat publish the quarterly Goat statistics at a glance report on their respective websites.. Rabbit industry at a glance is updated on the website by March 31st of each year, except for Census of Agriculture data which is updated every 5 years.. ...
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"American Bison Exhibit - Smithsonian's National Zoo". NationalZoo.si.edu. Retrieved January 14, 2019.. ... The zoo opened a new American Bison Exhibit on August 30, 2014 as part of their 125th anniversary celebration.[39] The exhibit ... American bison, our #NationalMammal, were among the 1st species in our care. This photo was taken at the @smithsonian b/t 1887 ... such as bison and beaver, which were rapidly vanishing from North America.[15] ...
Bison hunting[edit]. Main articles: plains tribes and bison hunting. Nomadic hunting has been the main human activity on the ... Native ungulates such as bison, elk, and white-tailed deer, roamed the expansive, diverse, plentiful grassland before European ... After the other extinction, the main hunted animal on the prairies was the plains bison. Using loud noises and waving large ... to kill or injure the bison en masse. The introduction of the horse and the gun greatly expanded the killing power of the ...
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Bison, and bulls in particular can easily jump across an 8-foot (2.4 m) barrier, and have been known to jump widths of up to 14 ... Ballard, Jack (2013). Bison. Guilford, Connecticut: Globe Pequot Press. p. 30. ISBN 978-0-7627-8101-0. Retrieved May 25, 2016. ... Lott, Dale F. (2002). American Bison: a Natural History. Berkeley: University of California Press. p. 42. ISBN 978-0-520-24062- ...
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  • This is an unnecessary tragedy directly resulting from the Montana Board of Livestock's rejection of a widely-supported proposal to expand the wild bison "tolerance zone" north and west of the Park. (thepetitionsite.com)
  • Nobody wants to see wanton, unnecessary slaughter of Yellowstone's wild bison. (thepetitionsite.com)
  • In the wild, bison live an average of 12 to 18 years although in captivity they can have a lifespan of 30 years or more. (brighthub.com)
  • Today, wild bison are limited to protected areas such as national wildlife refuges and parks including the National Bison Range in Montana, Walnut Creek National Wildlife Refuge in Iowa, Wood Buffalo National Park in Canada and Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming. (brighthub.com)
  • The extent of the creeping threat to herds overseen by the Department of Interior - the backbone of wild bison conservation efforts for North America - is coming into sharper focus amid advances in genetic studies. (courthousenews.com)
  • Wild bison DNA is typically sampled from tail-hair gathered at cattle-style roundups, or with small flesh-biting darts, and even blood samples from animals killed by hunters in remote locations. (courthousenews.com)
  • The annual hunt for wild bison migrating from Yellowstone National Park has hit its highest level in decades. (durangoherald.com)
  • Hunters killed more wild bison migrating from Yellowstone National Park this season than they have in decades, with the numbers driven by strong participation from American Indians who harvest the animals under longstanding treaty rights. (durangoherald.com)
  • Is It OK to Kill America's Wild Bison? (nationalgeographic.com)
  • When temperatures drop in Montana, wild bison migrate to lower elevations outside the boundaries of Yellowstone National Park. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • In Yellowstone remain the last truly wild bison. (patagonia.com)
  • Despite these positive steps toward restoring wild bison, they face new threats as they grow in population and migrate outside the National Park boundaries to winter breeding grounds and new habitat. (patagonia.com)
  • Patagonia strongly believes that wild bison should be allowed to roam as a free wild species beyond the borders of a National Park and be integrated into the Western landscape as they once were-not as livestock for slaughter but as a wild species. (patagonia.com)
  • However, most authorities recognize two subspecies, the plains bison (Bos bison bison) and the wood bison (B. bison athabascae Rhoads) [ 11 , 34 , 53 ]. (fed.us)
  • Wood bison are listed as Threatened. (fed.us)
  • In Canada, wood bison are federally listed as endangered in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, and Yukon Territory [ 98 ]. (fed.us)
  • Wood bison are classified as an Appendix I animal in the Conservation on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna (CITES), which provides regulated protection from international trade [ 63 ]. (fed.us)
  • The North American species is composed of two subspecies, the Plains bison, B. b. bison, and the wood bison, B. b. athabascae, which is the namesake of Wood Buffalo National Park in Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • References to "woods bison" or "wood bison" from the eastern United States confusingly refer to this subspecies, not B. b. athabascae, which was not found in the region. (wikipedia.org)
  • The wood bison is on the endangered species list in Canada and is listed as threatened in the United States, though numerous attempts have been made by beefalo ranchers to have it entirely removed from the Endangered Species List. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bison palaeosinensis evolved in the Early Pleistocene in South Asia, and was the evolutionary ancestor of B. priscus (steppe bison), which was the ancestor of all other Bison species. (wikipedia.org)
  • The last species to go extinct, B. occidentalis, was succeeded at 3,000 BC by B. bison. (wikipedia.org)
  • Of the two surviving species, the American bison, B. bison, found only in North America, is the more numerous. (wikipedia.org)
  • While all bison species are classified in their own genus, they are sometimes bred with domestic cattle (genus Bos) and produce sometimes fertile offspring called beefalo or zubron. (wikipedia.org)
  • The American Plains bison is no longer listed as endangered, but this does not mean the species is secure. (wikipedia.org)
  • The American species has 15 ribs, while the European bison has 14. (wikipedia.org)
  • Decision making by Midwest Region National Park Service units regarding their bison herds currently focuses strongly on this single species. (usgs.gov)
  • The National Bison Legacy Act declares that bison are integrally linked to Native American culture , are a keystone species that benefit grassland ecosystems, hold significant value for private producers and rural communities, and are a symbol of the American West. (livescience.com)
  • Biologists say Yellowstone has some of the most genetically pure bison in the world, direct descendants of the few animals that survived the near-extinction of the species last century. (washingtontimes.com)
  • From a biological standpoint however, bison and buffalo are two entirely different species. (brighthub.com)
  • Fortunately, in 1905 William Hornaday and President Theodore Roosevelt founded the American Bison Society in an effort to save the species from extinction. (brighthub.com)
  • AP) - U.S. wildlife officials rejected petitions Thursday to protect Yellowstone National Park's storied bison herds but pledged to consider more help for two other species - a tiny, endangered squirrel in Arizona and bees that pollinate rare desert flowers in Nevada. (pbs.org)
  • Wildlife service spokeswoman Jennifer Strickland said there's no scientific information showing bison should be treated as a threatened species. (pbs.org)
  • But one project scientist, Olga Potapova, is from the Mammoth Site of Hot Springs in South Dakota, USA, she tells us, "The Yukagir bison mummy became the third find out of four now known complete mummies of this species discovered in the world, and one out of two adult specimens that are being kept preserved with internal organs and stored in frozen conditions", making this find one of high importance. (eurekalert.org)
  • Dr. Evgeny Maschenko, another project scientist, from the Paleontological Institute in Moscow (Russia), comments, "The exclusively good preservation of the Yukagir bison mummy allows direct anatomical comparisons with modern species of Bison and cattle, as well as with extinct species of bison that were gone at the Pleistocene-Holocene boundary. (eurekalert.org)
  • The goal of the research is to collect data about this ancient bison that can then be used to compare it to modern bison species, said Natalia Serduk, a senior researcher at the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow, who is also involved in the study. (csmonitor.com)
  • Dictated by an out-of-date 2005 Interagency Bison Management Plan (IBMP), wildlife managers have used aggressive tactics to manage the species inside and outside Yellowstone including hazing bison back into the National Park boundaries and culling the population down to just 3,000 animals yearly through a managed hunt and, often, outright slaughter. (patagonia.com)
  • We're working with tribal partners and national parks to establish at least five herds of 1,000 bison in the Northern Great Plains by 2020. (worldwildlife.org)
  • Through Public Law No. 116-260, signed into law December 27, 2020, Congress repealed the statute that created the National Bison Range, and Congress restored the land of the National Bison Range so it is once again held in trust by the United States for the benefit of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes (Tribes). (fws.gov)
  • About a week ago, the first bison calves of 2020 were born in the park, and resource program manager Mark Hendrix is expecting that 475 of them will be born this year. (matadornetwork.com)
  • Of this year's total, the overwhelming majority were captured to guard against the potential spread of brucellosis by bison leaving the park. (latimes.com)
  • The transmission of brucellosis between bison and cattle has not been documented. (latimes.com)
  • The fate of the Yellowstone bison herd took center stage at a House committee hearing on Tuesday, with emotions running high over a controversial management plan that allows federal and state officials to kill bison in order to protect cattle from the disease brucellosis. (ens-newswire.com)
  • This migration puts the bison, some of which carry brucellosis, near a few hundred cattle that graze on national forest land adjacent to the park. (ens-newswire.com)
  • The plan allows federal and state officials to try and haze the bison back into the park - bison that cannot be moved back are captured and tested for brucellosis and those that test positive are slaughtered. (ens-newswire.com)
  • All other cattle and bison must test negative for brucellosis within the 30 days immediately prior to entering Indiana. (in.gov)
  • Many of those bison that wander out of the park would be headed to slaughter anyway over ranchers' concerns about brucellosis, a disease that causes animals to abort their young, he said. (greatfallstribune.com)
  • Frozen bison embryos and in vitro fertilization hold out promise for easing genetic isolation among herds without the risks of transferring hulking mammals or spreading diseases such as brucellosis that leads to aborted calves, said Gregg Adams, a professor of veterinary biomedical sciences at the University of Saskatchewan who has pioneered the reproductive technologies on bison. (courthousenews.com)
  • The billionaire has offered to keep the bison quarantined on his ranch for 5 years, as part of a plan to prevent the spread of the disease brucellosis to cattle. (newser.com)
  • Many bison carry the disease brucellosis. (durangoherald.com)
  • Despite recent changes in federal policy that eased trade sanctions against states with brucellosis-infected cattle, Montana s livestock industry and its supporters are pushing to restore restrictions that would keep bison in the park. (durangoherald.com)
  • The park's slaughter program, along with hunting of the animals in Montana, is meant to prevent the spread of the disease brucellosis, which can cause bison, elk and cattle to abort their young. (pbs.org)
  • The overall numbers of bison are stable despite culling and the presence of brucellosis," Strickland said, adding that the park has as many bison as it can hold. (pbs.org)
  • Brucellosis was studied opportunistically in bison ( Bison bison ) in the free-ranging Jackson herd of approximately 120 in Teton County, Wyoming (USA) in March 1989. (bioone.org)
  • We report the occurrence of abortion due to brucellosis in free-ranging bison in the Jackson herd, suggest that bison in this herd are capable of transmitting brucellosis to other susceptible hosts, and report the first confirmation of brucellosis in this herd. (bioone.org)
  • E. S. Williams , E. T. Thorne , S. L. Anderson , and J. D. Herriges Jr. "Brucellosis in Free-ranging Bison ( Bison bison ) from Teton County, Wyoming," Journal of Wildlife Diseases 29(1), 118-122, (1 January 1993). (bioone.org)
  • In 2016, over 600 bison were removed from the population to meet management goals and to calm fears from the livestock industry over a nonexistent threat of a bison-to-cattle disease, called brucellosis. (patagonia.com)
  • American bison taxonomy has been a controversial issue for many years and classification to the subspecies level remains a matter of debate [ 11 , 53 ]. (fed.us)
  • A third subspecies, the eastern bison (B. b. pennsylvanicus) is no longer considered a valid taxon, being a junior synonym of B. b. bison. (wikipedia.org)
  • Plains subspecies ( B.b. bison ) once occupied mixed habitats associated with open grasslands and adjacent woodlands. (outdooralabama.com)
  • A state-federal agreement signed in 2000 was intended to give bison more room to roam outside the park, but that has largely not happened. (latimes.com)
  • Tell Governor Steve Bullock to stop the slaughter and let bison roam outside of Yellowstone National Park! (thepetitionsite.com)
  • I am saddened to learn that Yellowstone National Park plans to once again transfer to slaughter many of Yellowstone's wild, free-roaming bison as they roam out of the Park and into Montana. (thepetitionsite.com)
  • AP) - State officials said Tuesday that they'll rework plans to ease restrictions on Yellowstone National Park bison that enter Montana , after the Board of Livestock declined to act on a proposal giving the animals more room to roam. (washingtontimes.com)
  • It would have allowed bison to roam outside Yellowstone year-round only if their population were reduced to 3,300 or fewer animals. (washingtontimes.com)
  • Today, approximately 325,000 bison roam North America. (hmdb.org)
  • Bison roam the grasslands of the Konza Prairie Biological Station. (innovations-report.com)
  • In 2011, members of the Yukagir tribe in northern Siberia discovered the remains of a steppe bison ( Bison priscus ), an extinct ancestor of the modern bison that still roam the plains of North America and northern Europe. (csmonitor.com)
  • Governor Steve Bullock expanded year-round habitat outside of Yellowstone National Park, giving bison more room to roam during winter months. (patagonia.com)
  • Historically bison were the dominant grazer on the Northern Great Plains landscape. (worldwildlife.org)
  • WWF's Northern Great Plains Program is working with National Parks, native tribal communities, and its ranching partners to find common ground on returning bison to suitable intact prairie landscapes. (worldwildlife.org)
  • WWF is identifying opportunities and creating places where bison can thrive in large herds (numbering over 1,000 bison) on vast landscapes in the Northern Great Plains, the heart of the plains bison's historic range. (worldwildlife.org)
  • American bison are known for living in the Great Plains, but formerly had a much larger range, including much of the eastern United States and parts of Mexico. (wikipedia.org)
  • Millions of bison once roamed the nation's Great Plains. (ens-newswire.com)
  • One hundred and thirty-six wild Yellowstone bison-free of cattle genes-reclaimed their historic home in the Northern Great Plains when released into the Fort Peck Indian Reservation's cultural buffalo reserve. (worldwildlife.org)
  • Fort Peck Tribes have demonstrated clear leadership in bringing bison home to the Great Plains," said Dennis Jorgensen, WWF's bison initiative coordinator. (worldwildlife.org)
  • WWF, along with the Fort Peck Tribes, InterTribal Buffalo Council, Defenders of Wildlife, and National Wildlife Federation, has been a long-time proponent of restoring disease-free, wild Yellowstone bison to the Northern Great Plains. (worldwildlife.org)
  • Westward expansion brought frontiersmen and fur traders to the Great Plains increasing the number of bison hunted for food and hides. (hmdb.org)
  • Joseph Craine, research assistant professor in the Division of Biology at Kansas State University, examined how climate change during the next 50 years will affect grazing animals such as bison and cattle in the Great Plains. (innovations-report.com)
  • In the 19th century, an estimated 30-60 million bison roamed the Great Plains, shaping the ecology of the landscape and playing critical roles in Native American and Western culture. (patagonia.com)
  • Name/History: In the late 1800s, bison almost became extinct. (nps.gov)
  • The European bison, B. bonasus, or wisent, is found in Europe and the Caucasus, reintroduced after being extinct in the wild. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some of these herds that lost the most genetic diversity do have a high probability of going extinct, due to the accumulation of inbreeding," explained Cynthia Hartway, a conservation scientist at the bison program with Wildlife Conservation Society who led the analysis. (courthousenews.com)
  • In prehistoric times, millions of bison roamed the North American mainland , but by the late 1800s, they were nearly extinct. (voanews.com)
  • Berlin, Germany (November, 2014) - Many large charismatic mammals went extinct at the end of the Ice Age (approx 11,000 years ago), including the Steppe bison, Bison priscus. (eurekalert.org)
  • Recent discoveries by western scientists, combined with ancient traditional knowledge, have described many important relationships that large herds of bison maintained with other animals such as birds, amphibians and prairie dogs in a complete prairie system ," WCS senior conservationist Keith Aune said in a statement. (livescience.com)
  • Yellowstone is home to one of the last genetically pure herds of bison left in North America. (thepetitionsite.com)
  • The National Park Service describes Yellowstone as a "mountain wildland, home to grizzly bears, wolves, and herds of bison and elk, the park is the core of one of the last, nearly intact, natural ecosystems in the Earth's temperate zone. (patagonia.com)
  • Please take action to immediately intervene in this matter and use the weight of your office to get the Board of Livestock to join the side of common sense and expand year-round tolerance zones for Yellowstone's bison. (thepetitionsite.com)
  • More than 900 bison, representing nearly a third of Yellowstone's total population, have already been killed because they were either diseased or wandered off park land and were shot. (csmonitor.com)
  • When the park's senior bison scientist, Mary Meagher, analyzed the state of Yellowstone's bison population in early January she predicted, "my best-case scenario was a major population crash and my worst-case is a system collapse. (csmonitor.com)
  • The NPCA is calling for a massive relief effort to rescue Yellowstone's bison from peril, but it has been met with internal disagreement even among park administrators. (csmonitor.com)
  • Despite the ongoing culling, Montana has made a slight movement to protect Yellowstone's bison over the last year. (patagonia.com)
  • Genetically pure B. b. bison currently number only about 20,000, separated into fragmented herds-all of which require active conservation measures. (wikipedia.org)
  • Now reduced to a fraction of their current range and population, bison survive mainly in conservation herds. (si.edu)
  • At one time, bison were widespread from Alaska to northern Mexico, but the current range occupied by conservation herds has diminished to one percent of its original status. (si.edu)
  • Teddy Roosevelt hunted bison in North Dakota in 1883 but later traveled to New York and began a conservation movement to rescue the animals from extinction. (worldatlas.com)
  • The bison is quintessentially American," said John Calvelli, executive vice president of public affairs for the Wildlife Conservation Society, one of the groups supporting the nomination. (livescience.com)
  • The society developed a new conservation ethic and helped save bison from extinction . (livescience.com)
  • I hope you will continue to champion bison conservation and restoration by shutting down the transport of bison to slaughter as your predecessor, Governor Brian Schweitzer, did in 2011 and 2012. (thepetitionsite.com)
  • This is why Yellowstone National Park, the InterTribal Buffalo Council, individual Tribes, many conservation groups and almost all of the 120,000 people that commented on the bison "tolerance zone" expansion proposal want to see this expansion implemented. (thepetitionsite.com)
  • The Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of Fort Peck will now manage almost 200 genetically pure bison, the largest Yellowstone bison conservation herd in Montana outside of the national park. (worldwildlife.org)
  • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, as part of its ongoing efforts to plan for the future of the National Bison Range, announces the availability of the national wildlife refuge's final Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP) and final Record of Decision (ROD). (fws.gov)
  • As required by the legislation, the Tribes will continue to manage the Bison Range for bison and wildlife conservation and will continue to provide public access. (fws.gov)
  • It does not include Yellowstone National Park's herd of some 5,000 unfenced bison, the largest federal conservation herd that's seen by millions of people who visit the park annually. (courthousenews.com)
  • The herds represent one third of all bison maintained for conservation purposes across North America. (courthousenews.com)
  • In its cooperative effort with federal and state agencies, the Wildlife Conservation Society assembled DNA information from more than 1,800 bison among 16 federal herds, with additional sampling from two publicly managed Canadian herds. (courthousenews.com)
  • In 1924, approximately 14 bison were brought to the island for the filming of a movie, and they did not end up being in the movie, but when the film crew left, the bison were left behind and have been on the landscape ever since," said Julie King, director of conservation and wildlife management at the Catalina Island Conservancy. (voanews.com)
  • Bison are one of our most important conservation animals and hold a unique role in grasslands in North America," Craine said. (innovations-report.com)
  • The only large herds of American bison in North America are in Yellowstone National Park, Montana and Wyoming, Wood Buffalo National Park, Alberta, and Mackenzie Bison Sanctuary and the Slave River Lowlands, Northwest Territories [ 11 , 27 , 53 ]. (fed.us)
  • Americans use the name "buffalo" and "bison" interchangeably to refer to the American bison. (worldatlas.com)
  • What's the Difference Between a Buffalo and a Bison? (worldatlas.com)
  • The WCS, Intertribal Buffalo Council and National Bison Association recently launched a campaign to make the American bison the country's official mammal, and Sens. (livescience.com)
  • The bison, informally called a buffalo, is North America's largest land mammal, with adult males typically weighing up to 2,200 pounds (1,000 kilograms). (livescience.com)
  • That includes Hebgen Lake Basin, the Taylor Fork of the Gallatin River and other areas where bison, also known as buffalo, were long prohibited because of concerns the animals would spread disease to livestock. (washingtontimes.com)
  • For hundreds of years, people have often used the terms bison and buffalo interchangeably when referring to the American bison found grazing the plains of North America. (brighthub.com)
  • The animals found in North America are technically bison, though many people still refer to them as American buffalo. (brighthub.com)
  • The preliminary findings were presented at a workshop of the American Bison Society in the buffalo-raising Native American community of Pojoaque, amid impassioned discussions about ensuring the iconic mammal's lasting place in the wild. (courthousenews.com)
  • Bison, also called buffalo, is the largest native land mammal in North America. (hmdb.org)
  • CAPSULE REPORT: Bison (buffalo) meat is glorious. (thenibble.com)
  • This ground bison meat, more commonly known as ground buffalo, is the original free-range, good-for-you red meat. (dartagnan.com)
  • These indigenous animals, technically bison (though we use the more common name buffalo), are raised on vast pastures in Canada and the U.S. to our exacting specifications on a 100% vegetarian diet, in a clean, natural and humane environment, without the use of chemicals, hormones, antibiotics or steroids. (dartagnan.com)
  • From 2 million years ago to 6,000 BC, steppe bison ranged across the mammoth steppe, inhabiting Europe and northern Asia with B. schoetensacki (woodland bison), and North America with B. antiquus, B. latifrons, and B. occidentalis. (wikipedia.org)
  • The team concluded that these epigenetic changes occurred among steppe bison when other Arctic and sub-Arctic animals, like woolly mammoths, were dying out during the Pleistocene era. (ibtimes.com)
  • The most complete frozen mummy of the Steppe bison yet known, dated to 9,300 years before present, was recently uncovered in the Yana-Indigirka Lowland and a necropsy was performed to learn about how this animal lived and died at the end of the Ice Age. (eurekalert.org)
  • Scientists are investigating the remains of an almost-perfectly preserved steppe bison that was discovered by members of the Yukagir tribe in northern Siberia. (csmonitor.com)
  • While other steppe bison mummies have been discovered over the years, none have been as well-preserved as the so-called Yukagir bison mummy, which was found with its internal organs almost completely intact, according to Olga Potapova, the collections curator and manager at the Mammoth Site of Hot Springs in South Dakota, who helped study the ancient mammal. (csmonitor.com)
  • While the steppe bison's DNA was not preserved, the researchers have been able to use tissues from the animal's lungs, liver and intestines to locate the mitochondrial DNA of parasites that once fed on the bison. (csmonitor.com)
  • Two bison calves took their first breaths amid the falling flakes-the first to be born on this ground in at least 140 years. (worldwildlife.org)
  • Bison calves are nicknamed "red dog. (worldatlas.com)
  • The bison herd at Custer State Park in South Dakota, for example, remains entirely undisturbed by COVID-19, and is just experiencing spring like it does every other year, by having its calves. (matadornetwork.com)
  • The peak for the birth of bison calves occurs at the end of April and the beginning of May, and you can see the adorable creatures with your own eyes by visiting the park responsibly. (matadornetwork.com)
  • Spring is the breeding season for other animals, so in addition to bison, you can expect to see a fair share of elk calves, mule, deer, and prairie dogs. (matadornetwork.com)
  • Bison tend to be more aggressive at this time of the year to protect their calves. (wreg.com)
  • During that time the bison populations in the north (what's now modern-day Alberta) and south (Washington and Oregon) became genetically different from each other. (cnn.com)
  • Federal wildlife authorities now support about 11,000 genetically pure bison with only the slightest traces of cattle interbreeding. (courthousenews.com)
  • Before European settlement American bison occurred primarily on the central grasslands and northern parklands of North America, but habitats ranging from semidesert to boreal forest were also used [ 53 ]. (fed.us)
  • Several Native American tribes are working with WWF to grow bison numbers once again across vast grasslands under their management. (worldwildlife.org)
  • Large North American grazers including the plains bison traditionally roamed across millions of acres, which kept the grasslands and herds healthy and diverse. (worldwildlife.org)
  • A limited constituency for public bison herds in rural regions of the plains where opportunities for restoration on intact grasslands at scale are most feasible makes a universal strategy for reintroduction challenging. (worldwildlife.org)
  • Originally, bison were found primarily in the grasslands and prairie of North America. (si.edu)
  • Bison also play an essential role in protecting and improving grasslands to the benefits of the natural environment and rural communities. (worldatlas.com)
  • The bison of Yellowstone are pure descendants of the ancient bison that roamed the grasslands free of cattle genes. (worldatlas.com)
  • No one understands that better than bison producers working to maximize the symbiotic relationship of their herds and the grasslands. (bisoncentral.com)
  • The video, filmed Jan. 13, shows two bison running across the ice of a frozen pond at the Nachusa Grasslands nature preserve, which is owned by The Nature Conservancy. (upi.com)
  • AP) - A herd of bison in northwest Wyoming will be moved to new rangeland because they have gored multiple horses on private land within Grand Teton National Park. (washingtontimes.com)
  • A herd of bison emerges from the mist to graze along the Firehole River on a frosty October morning in Yellowstone National Park. (patagonia.com)
  • Learn the facts about bison, named America's national mammal in 2016. (nps.gov)
  • Bison supporters voted the bison the "National Mammal of the United States" for several years until the effort paid off on May 9, 2016, when President Obama signed the National Bison Legacy Act declaring the bison the official mammal of the country. (worldatlas.com)
  • Debbie Rosen said the Catalina Island bison are also symbolic of why the American bison officially became the national mammal of the United States in 2016. (voanews.com)
  • And in 2016, President Obama declared the bison our National Mammal. (patagonia.com)
  • The slaughter of bison is not required in order to manage the threat of disease. (ens-newswire.com)
  • Government policies dictating the capture and slaughter of bison entering Montana were loosened under former Gov. Brian Schweitzer. (washingtontimes.com)
  • Wildlife advocates have campaigned for decades to halt the routine slaughter of bison migrating out of Yellowstone to reach their winter grazing grounds in Montana. (pbs.org)
  • American bison can weigh from around 400 to 1,270 kilograms (880 to 2,800 pounds) and European bison can weigh from 800 to 1,000 kg (1,800 to 2,200 lb). (wikipedia.org)
  • WWF helps identify opportunities to create places where bison can thrive in large herds on vast landscapes. (worldwildlife.org)
  • Bison are scientifically classified as members of the family Bovidae. (brighthub.com)
  • For this reason WWF seeks opportunities with partners and communities who embrace the reintroduction or expansion of bison populations including Tribes and National Parks. (worldwildlife.org)
  • This brush with extinction occurred with the passive blessing of the United States government, which saw the virtual elimination of bison as a way to help subjugate the western tribes of Native Americans. (outdooralabama.com)
  • Historically, the American bison is a symbol of America and is linked ritually and economically to the Native American tribes through sacred ceremonies and trade. (worldatlas.com)
  • The legislation also created a two-year transition period during which Congress directed the Interior Secretary, through the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), to cooperate with the Tribes in transition activities as the Tribes assume full management of the Bison Range. (fws.gov)
  • Both the Service and the Tribes will work toward a smooth transition for the bison, wildlife, staff, and the public. (fws.gov)
  • James St. Goddard, spiritual leader of the Blackfeet Confederacy, speaks out against the hunting of pregnant bison by other tribes on the steps of the Montana state capitol building on Tuesday. (greatfallstribune.com)
  • Hunting bison this time of year, when females are carrying fully developed fetuses, violates the Blackfeet and other tribes' reverence for the animals, he said. (greatfallstribune.com)
  • The Nez Perce is one of three tribal organizations, along with the Salish-Kootenai and Umatilla tribes, that have aboriginal bison hunting rights outside Yellowstone National Park. (greatfallstribune.com)
  • The tribes combined took an estimated 211 bison. (durangoherald.com)
  • Tribes in Montana, Michigan, North Dakota and Wyoming are among those that have received meat from slaughtered bison that wander out of Yellowstone National Park . (indianz.com)
  • A long-standing icon of the American West with sacred religious symbolism for many Native American tribes, Steuben's American Bison is a stately interpretation of one of our nation's most majestic mammals. (steuben.com)
  • Male bison display their fitness by charging and butting heads with other bulls. (si.edu)
  • Male bison can weigh over 2000 pounds and are some of the most dangerous animals in Yellowstone. (lonelyplanet.com)
  • Part of this belief stems from observations of the male bison during the mating season. (brighthub.com)
  • During breeding season male bison, called bulls, display their strength in order to attract potential mates. (brighthub.com)
  • During the mating season, which generally runs between July and September, male bison will begin to migrate towards a group of females to seek out potential mates. (brighthub.com)
  • For example, the average 7-year-old male bison in South Dakota weighed 1,900 pounds, while an average 7-year-old male bison in Oklahoma -- a warmer region -- weighed 1,300 pounds. (innovations-report.com)
  • The plains bison is the largest land mammal in North America with some adult bulls weighing in excess of 2,000 pounds. (worldwildlife.org)
  • An overall population of just over 20,000 plains bison managed as wildlife in North America and small herd size among them contributes to the ongoing loss of genetic diversity. (worldwildlife.org)
  • American Plains Bison Rewilding an Icon James A. Bailey Farcountry, 2013. (sciencemag.org)
  • The team of researchers compared the genetic material of the ancient bison with that from modern cattle and a 30-year-old mummified cow from New Zealand. (ibtimes.com)
  • They found that not only did this change occur in the ancient bison, but most of the methylations they found were in exactly the same spots as methylations in the same genes of modern cattle. (ibtimes.com)
  • When Is National Bison Day? (worldatlas.com)
  • National Bison Day is commemorated annually in the United States to mark the cultural, ecological, economic, and historical contributions of the bison. (worldatlas.com)
  • and Tim Johnson, D-S.D., have introduced the National Bison Legacy Act at the request of a coalition of bison producers, tribal representatives and conservationists who would celebrate the first Thursday of each November as National Bison Day. (livescience.com)
  • The front panel pockets and some trim parts are made from our signature Shrunken American Bison leather in a rich Walnut color while the straps, handles and trim parts are cut from stout 10oz. (schottnyc.com)
  • Our signature American Bison Leather is tanned for us in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (schottnyc.com)
  • But if the population of bison within the park exceeds 3,000, the Park Service can slaughter the bison without testing for the disease. (ens-newswire.com)
  • The population last dropped below 3,000 in 2008, a year when more than 1,600 bison were captured and shipped to slaughter or killed by hunters. (washingtontimes.com)
  • On average over 3,000 bison live in the park. (pbs.org)
  • The currently accepted scientific name for the American bison is Bos bison Linnaeus [ 99 ]. (fed.us)
  • The largest terrestrial animals in North America, bison once roamed in herds numbering in the millions dominating prairie and forest ecosystems. (si.edu)
  • Historically, American bison were widespread in North America from Alaska and western California across the United States and into northern New Mexico [ 11 , 53 , 66 ]. (fed.us)
  • Habitat/Range: At one time, bison roamed North America from Alaska to northern Mexico and western California to western New York. (nps.gov)
  • A coalition of conservationists, bison ranchers and Native American groups have nominated the American bison to be the US national mammal. (livescience.com)
  • A: State examiners found a herd of unvaccinated bison to be infected on July 31, after ranchers in Dewey County in the north-central part of the state found six dead bison at the same time, Oedekoven said. (deseretnews.com)
  • Mother Nature instilled some of that same ability into bison ranchers and marketers. (bisoncentral.com)
  • As noted in the comments that the National Bison Association submitted to USDA urging that bison producers be provided with access to federal support on par with our neighbors in the cattle business, bison ranchers, finishers and marketers alike have been hit hard since March. (bisoncentral.com)
  • Bison producers and other livestock ranchers use their animals to manage grass and other plants that grow in their pastures and rangelands. (bisoncentral.com)
  • In addition, there is narrow support for restoring bison as wildlife within the sporting community because broad exposure to bison as wildlife has been limited over the past century. (worldwildlife.org)
  • Today, bison are found in the fifty states including in private ranches, wildlife refuges, private lands, and national parks. (worldatlas.com)
  • Today bison number in the hundreds of thousands in the United States and are found in state and national parks, wildlife refuges and on tribal and private lands. (livescience.com)
  • You are the one person standing between the deaths of these animals and a future where Yellowstone bison are part of Montana's wildlife heritage. (thepetitionsite.com)
  • After the Board of Livestock in January rejected a plan that would have increased tolerance for bison in Montana , the Department of Livestock and Montana Fish , Wildlife and Parks presented the board Tuesday with a revised version linked to population size. (washingtontimes.com)
  • The proposal to expand where bison can go in Montana needs approval from the Board of Livestock and Pat Flowers, the Fish, Wildlife and Parks regional supervisor for southwest Montana . (washingtontimes.com)
  • National Bison Range National Bison Range is managed as part of the Western Montana National Wildlife Refuge Complex. (fws.gov)
  • Peter Dratch, a senior biologist in Colorado for the Fish and Wildlife Service's wildlife inventory and monitoring program, cautioned against even more subtle human interference in managing wild herds, such as inoculations or rescuing ailing bison for treatable diseases. (courthousenews.com)
  • According to Hendrix, "People can come throughout the day - that's what's great about bison, you can find them usually along the wildlife loop road. (matadornetwork.com)
  • Fewer bison leave the park when the weather is mild, and wildlife officials said the largest harvest since 1989 is relieving some of the pressures posed by a burgeoning population. (durangoherald.com)
  • After scores of gut piles from harvested bison recently were found outside the park s northern boundary near the town of Gardiner, wildlife officials said they removed 8,000 pounds of bison waste and one carcass. (durangoherald.com)
  • As for the ecological balance between the bison and the island, King said, "Ideally, as a wildlife biologist, I would say one is too many on this island. (voanews.com)
  • Consequently, wildlife managers have decided the best option is to move the bison over the plowed highway. (washingtontimes.com)
  • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rebuffed calls for special protections for Yellowstone bison in 2015 but was forced to reconsider under a U.S. District Court order issued last year. (pbs.org)
  • Kick off game day with a touchdown-worthy dip, loaded with ground bison meat, tomatoes and cheese. (allrecipes.com)
  • The settlers hunted the bison not only for hides, meat and sport, but also to cut off the natural resources the bison provided to the Native Americans who were highly dependent upon the animal for both practical and spiritual reasons. (brighthub.com)
  • Many bison herds live in other regions of the North American continent, though these herds live in captivity and are primarily bred and raised for meat consumption. (brighthub.com)
  • Bison meat is similar to beef and can be interchanged in virtually all beef recipes. (thenibble.com)
  • The raw meat has a squab-like smell, and in fact, you cook bison the way you would cook squab breast, tuna or venison. (thenibble.com)
  • Bison meat works extremely well with fillers and binders, e.g. in meat loaf or meat balls, and makes flavorful meat sauces. (thenibble.com)
  • The bison, a shaggy indigenous bovine, was valued by the Native people for its dark red, lean and nutritionally-dense meat. (dartagnan.com)
  • The meat of the American bison has between 15 and 30% more protein and 25% less cholesterol than beef. (dartagnan.com)
  • In same skillet, heat remaining canola oil and cook bison burgers until meat is fully cooked. (diabetes.ca)
  • In their meat department they had ground bison and bison steaks. (dadamo.com)
  • Hunters-mainly American Indians-have killed some 250 bison since a group of federal and state agencies and tribal officials in October implemented a policy that enlarged the hunting and grazing area outside the animals' main habitat in Yellowstone National Park. (wsj.com)
  • That compares to 29 bison killed by hunters in. (wsj.com)
  • The planned slaughter of those animals would bring to 1,090 the number of bison killed by government agencies and hunters this winter. (latimes.com)
  • Beneath the remains of at least 68 butchered bison, prehistoric hunters had pressed collections of bison bones deep into the earth. (archaeology.org)
  • And the bison weren't alone on this route, because eventually bison hunters began to follow them. (cnn.com)
  • And because those people were bison hunters, we can assume they would have followed the bison as they moved north into the corridor. (cnn.com)
  • That requires hunters to be opportunistic in harvesting those bison that cross into Montana, and does not allow them to target only non-pregnant animals. (greatfallstribune.com)
  • As a result, bison have access to tens of thousands of acres of historic grazing areas and hunters have more chance to shoot them. (durangoherald.com)
  • For Lawrence, that s much preferred to shipping bison to slaughter, which the tribe argues violates its rights by removing animals that hunters otherwise could harvest. (durangoherald.com)
  • Millions of people come to Yellowstone National Park annually to see the park's bison and its famous geysers. (ens-newswire.com)
  • We fear that without swift and direct intervention, we could be witnessing the beginning of the end of the bison herd in portions of the park's interior. (csmonitor.com)
  • Bison are large, even-toed ungulates in the genus Bison within the subfamily Bovinae. (wikipedia.org)
  • American bison tend to graze more, and browse less than their European relatives. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bison graze throughout the year, primarily on grasses and sedges. (outdooralabama.com)
  • The following is a summary of Indiana's animal health laws governing the transportation of cattle and bison into Indiana. (in.gov)
  • Indiana's cattle and bison identification, movement, and testing laws can be viewed in more detail in 345 IAC 1-2, 345 IAC 1-3-7.5, and 345 IAC 2. (in.gov)
  • Permits for cattle and bison may be obtained at any time by visiting www.in.gov/boah/2661.htm , or Monday through Friday, between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. (in.gov)
  • Cattle and bison have different grazing habits. (hmdb.org)
  • Cattle and bison share similar physiologies and weight gain for both is typically limited by protein intake. (innovations-report.com)
  • The fossil record of a prehistoric bison had horns measuring more than 9 feet. (worldatlas.com)
  • Duane Froese, associate professor at the University of Alberta, handles the skull of a prehistoric bison. (cnn.com)
  • These large herbivores were historically important to American Indians who relied on bison for food, shelter, and clothing as they followed the roaming herds through the prairie. (hmdb.org)
  • By doing so, they are defying a legal agreement with the state of Montana that calls for all such bison to be shot or shipped to slaughter. (csmonitor.com)
  • 12 Bison wintering in Hayden Valley prior to 1894. (nps.gov)
  • For the last few summers you've been able to explore Hayden Valley and see bison scattered from horizon to horizon," he says. (csmonitor.com)
  • Based on differences in sizes of bison across herds, Craine found that during the next 50 years, future generations of bison will be smaller in size and weigh less. (innovations-report.com)
  • The American bison and the European bison (wisent) are the largest surviving terrestrial animals in North America and Europe. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Parks Service had to euthanize a baby bison 'saved' by tourists in Yellowstone National Park. (inhabitat.com)
  • Although it will take weeks yet before the full magnitude of the bison toll is known, one thing looms as a certainty for park visitors: The Yellowstone of recent memory, whose image in the minds of many tourists was synonymous with rangy bison, has profoundly changed. (csmonitor.com)
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  • State officials and cattle interests remain worried about the migration of the bison herd in the winter, when some wander out of the park in search of food. (ens-newswire.com)
  • The decision to move the herd came after Wyoming Game and Fish Department personnel made multiple attempts to haze the bison away from the horses with no success. (washingtontimes.com)
  • A bison emerges after swimming across the Yellowstone River in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, June 21, 2011. (pbs.org)
  • I've eaten bison when we've vacationed in Colorado and Wyoming. (dadamo.com)
  • As the only team in the MEAC playing men's soccer, the Bison's men's soccer team competed as an independent for many years, but the Bison became an affiliate member of the Sun Belt Conference when the conference resumed men's soccer after a 20-year absence in 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • American bison crossed the ancient land bridge connecting Russia and the United States 400,000 years ago. (worldatlas.com)
  • Two years later, the society sent 15 Bronx-born bison to the first big-game refuge in the United States: the Wichita Reserve Bison Refuge. (livescience.com)
  • A recent discovery of 30,000 years old bison bones at a Canadian goldmine have unraveled the mystery of climate change adaptation and are helping scientists understand how animals adapt to rapid environmental changes. (ibtimes.com)
  • Female bison reach sexual maturity between two and three years of age. (brighthub.com)
  • If you remember your geological history from high school, a little something called the ice age was going on during this time, so bison north or south of the ice sheets were blocked from using the Rocky Mountain route for thousands of years. (cnn.com)
  • The final CCP will guide future management of the National Bison Range for the next 15 years. (fws.gov)
  • At the same time, strategically exchanging as few as two bison between herds every 10 years would forestall the genetic deterioration of small herds, the research found. (courthousenews.com)
  • In recent years, government agencies that oversee Yellowstone bison have moved away from the past practice of capturing them for slaughter or hazing them back into the park as soon as they cross the Montana boundary. (durangoherald.com)
  • They hadn't had bison in 100 years. (voanews.com)
  • Over the years, nearly 500 bison found a new home on Native American reservations, renewing a historical relationship between the people and the animals. (voanews.com)
  • But it is a clear indicator that long-term warming will affect bison and is something that will happen across the U.S. over the next 50-75 years. (innovations-report.com)
  • Hidden away under frozen ground for nearly 10,000 years, an extremely well-preserved bison mummy is finally ready to give up its secrets. (csmonitor.com)
  • The researchers think the Yukagir bison died young, at about 4 years old, Potapova said. (csmonitor.com)
  • This remarkable bison skull dates back 150,000 years, marking an incredible discovery for a fossil hunter in Cambridgeshire, England. (kare11.com)
  • Bison squeezed through a perilously small genetic bottleneck in the late 1800s with the hunting and extermination of the massive animals that had numbered in the tens of millions. (courthousenews.com)
  • A video shot during a trip through the Lamar Valley of Yellowstone National Park shows a bison taking a running charge at the videographer's car. (lonelyplanet.com)
  • The video shows a bison charge three people. (ksat.com)
  • To keep the bison herd at a sustainable size, biologists on the island have been managing them through a contraception program since 2009. (voanews.com)
  • By 1889, where millions of bison could once be found, less than 1,000 animals remained. (brighthub.com)
  • Under a 2000 agreement between the state and federal officials, thousands of bison were killed as they attempted to leave the park. (washingtontimes.com)
  • Combined with a mild winter, it means there s unlikely to be a repeat this year of the massive slaughters that have killed thousands of bison in the last two decades in the name of disease control. (durangoherald.com)
  • A policy change that expanded bison hunting in Montana has led to a surge in the number of animals killed, while fueling anger over how authorities are attempting to control the size of the country's largest bison herd. (wsj.com)
  • The number of Yellowstone National Park bison killed through disease management and hunting is on track to hit an all-time high this winter, after 87 more animals were caught Friday. (latimes.com)
  • The park is also known for its hiking, biking and horseback riding trails, from which might be seen animals such as bison, deer, wild turkeys and wading birds. (chicagotribune.com)
  • The largest terrestrial animals in North America, bison are characterized by a hump over the front shoulders and slimmer hindquarters. (si.edu)
  • The ancient animals were much more prominent and iconic than today's bison. (worldatlas.com)
  • Though their size makes the animals appear slow, bison can easily outrun humans (bison have been observed running over 40mph) and will attack if provoked. (lonelyplanet.com)
  • Today, an estimated 500,000 bison can be found throughout the United States, though the majority of these animals live on private or protected land. (brighthub.com)
  • The National Parks Service released a statement urging visitors to maintain a distance of a minimum of 25 yards from animals like bison and deer, and 100 yards from wolves and bears. (inhabitat.com)
  • The new analysis suggests the problem, left unchecked, would likely spell doom for small herds wandering the immense Wrangell - St. Elias National Park and Preserve in Alaska, the hemmed-in bison at the Chickasaw National Recreation Area in Oklahoma that descended from a group of six animals, and a tiny educational display herd at Sullys Hill National Game Preserve in North Dakota. (courthousenews.com)
  • Bison were hunted to the brink of extinction by the late 1870s as competition for the animals between the American Indians, fur traders, and settlers grew. (hmdb.org)
  • Live bison prices have dropped, scheduling animals for processing is a nightmare, the farmers' markets opening this season are doing so on a limited basis, and agritourism…let's not even get into that one. (bisoncentral.com)
  • Bison finishers may be slightly better positioned to document the impact, but many don't sell animals on a monthly basis either. (bisoncentral.com)
  • Jan. 23 (UPI) -- A nature-lover filming bison during a visit to an Illinois preserve captured the moment one of the large animals took a sliding spill on an iced-over pond. (upi.com)