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Animals  (tags: Bison, Buffalo, protection, AnimalWelfare, animals, animalrights, animalwelfare, conservation, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 1925 days ago -
There were 1,616 free-living buffalo killed in winter 2007-08. How can we stop this carnage? American bison, also known as buffalo, are the largest land mammals in North America. Mature bulls weigh up to 1,800 pounds and stand as high as six feet at...
Group Sues Over Tribal Bison Range Pact
Animals  (tags: Buffalo, Bison, Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Culture, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, conservation, environment, habitat, protection, society, wildlife, wildanimals, humans )

- 1954 days ago -
WASHINGTON (AP) -- An advocacy group is suing the Interior Department over management of the National Bison Range in Montana.
Texas Man Pleads Guilty To Cruelty, Mischief In Bison Dea
Animals  (tags: coloradoa, wildlife, wild animals, bison, of criminal mischief and animal cruelty, killed, humans, endangered, protection, AnimalCruelty )

- 1990 days ago -
FAIRPLAY, Colo. -- A Texas businessman who owns a ranch in central Colorado has pleaded guilty to one count each of criminal mischief and animal cruelty in the slaughter of 32 bison that belonged to a neighbor. Jeff Hawn also agreed to pay $83,000 to t
Roaming Bison Killed in Southwest ND
Animals  (tags: bison, killed, wildlife, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals )

- 2165 days ago -
Two bison bulls that breached the fence surrounding Theodore Roosevelt National Park in southwestern North Dakota were shot and killed by a Billings County rancher. Park chief ranger Tom Cox declined to name the shooter, who hasn't been charged in the
Warrant Issued in Deaths of 32 Bison
Animals  (tags: bison, killed, warrant, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection )

- 2169 days ago -
Authorities charged Thursday that an Austin, Texas, businessman, frustrated because a neighbor's bison were wandering onto his land near Hartsel, first threatened and then organized a hunt that led to 32 bison deaths.
Bison Could Roam Across North America Once More
Animals  (tags: bison, North America, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2173 days ago -
Bison could repopulate large areas of North America, from Alaska to Mexico, in the next 100 years if a series of conservation and restoration measures are taken, according to an assessment of this iconic species by the Wildlife Conservation Society and
Scientists: Bison Could Once Again Thunder Across Great Plains
Animals  (tags: scientists, bison, american bison, conservation, comeback, great plains )

- 2174 days ago -
Bison could make a big comeback all across North America over the next 100 years, a conservation group said this week. Bison once numbered in the tens of millions across the continent, but these icons of the American West were wiped out by commercial
Plan Envisions Restoration of Bison in Alaska
Animals  (tags: bison, restored, Alaska, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2175 days ago -
Scientists, conservationists and ranchers say they are advocating restoration measures designed to repopulate large areas with bison. Bison once numbered in the tens of millions, but were decimated by commercial hunting and habitat loss, he said.
Slaughter of Bison Roils Ranch Town
Animals  (tags: bison, killed, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, killing, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter )

- 2175 days ago -
In a breach of the local code of ethics -- and possibly the law -- 32 bison are killed after straying onto a neighbor's land.
Bison Can Thrive Again, Study Says
Animals  (tags: bison, thrive, conservation, restoration, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2180 days ago -
Bison can repopulate large areas from Alaska to Mexico over the next 100 years provided a series of conservation and restoration measures are taken, according to continental assessment of this iconic species by the Wildlife Conservation Society and other
Securing the Future of Wildlife in Greater Yellowstone
Animals  (tags: yellowstone national park, wildlife, protection, conservation, wolves, bison, grizzly bears )

- 2182 days ago -
Yellowstone is home to the magnificent grizzly bear, the elusive mountain lion and wolverine and, after a 60-year absence, the gray wolf. Across the ridges and valley floors of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, tracks reveal seven species of native
Man Claims Neighbors Hired Hunters to Kill His Bison
Animals  (tags: bison, killed, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection )

- 2186 days ago -
The owner of 32 bison slain about 85 miles southwest of Denver filed a lawsuit, alleging owners of neighboring property hired 14 hunters to kill the animals.
As Bison Die in Yellowstone, Tribe Tends to Their Spirits
Animals  (tags: bison, slaughter, spirits, Yellowstone National Park, animals, AnimalWelfare, killing, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 2194 days ago -
Kneeling on a sagebrush flat pocked with the footprints of bison recently sent to slaughter from Yellowstone National Park, Lakota spiritual chief Arvol Looking Horse prayed for forgiveness.
Emergency Rule Sought to Stop Park Service Slaughter
Animals  (tags: animals, animaladvocates, abuse, animalwelfare, animalrights, animalcruelty, slaughter, sadness, protection, wildanimals, bison )

- 2198 days ago -
Bison Advocates Call for a Moratorium on the Slaughter
Animals  (tags: bison, slaughter moratorium, killed, protection, wildlife )

- 2198 days ago -
Montana and the National Park Service this winter killed nearly one third of Yellowstone Park's bison. The 1,465 animals slaughtered represent the largest death toll for Yellowstone's buffalo since the 19th Century,

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