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Animals  (tags: yellowstone national park, bison, american icon, protection, no vaccinations, home, conservation )

- 3228 days ago -
Yellowstone National Park has released a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) to begin shooting wild buffalo with an ineffective, costly, harmful, intrusive, and culturally unacceptable brucellosis vaccine. The Park intends to spend $9 million
Oh, Give Me a Home: Bison Relocation Controversy
Animals  (tags: yellowstone bison, slaughter, private lands, ted turner, american icon, controversy, breeding )

- 3478 days ago -
Eco-baron and media mogul Ted Turner has placed a bid to "borrow" 74 wild bison from Yellowstone National Park at the request of Montana's Governor Brian Schweitzer. But opposing forces to the plan claim the animals are being used for private profit
ACTION ALERT: Speak Out for Yellowstone Bison!!
Animals  (tags: yellowstone bison, buffalo, american icon, slaughtered, protection conservation )

- 3485 days ago -
America's last free-roaming wild bison are being slaughtered on a scale not seen since the 1800s. And hundreds more are slated to be killed. 1,600 bison were killed in the winter of 2007/2008 -- more than a quarter of the wild population. This is no
Conservationists File Suit Against Federal Agencies to End Bison Slaughter
Animals  (tags: yellowstone park, american icon, bisons, slaughtered, tragedy, federal agencies, lawsuit, protection )

- 3541 days ago -
A coalition of conservation groups, Native Americans, and Montanans are suing the National Park Service for their role in slaughtering 3,300 wild American bison that inhabit Yellowstone National Park. Approximately 3,000 bison remain in Yellowstone
Bison Amour in Yellowstone's Hayden Valley
Animals  (tags: bison, american icon, sanctuary, yellowstone national park, breeding season, conservation )

- 3613 days ago -
Approximately 3,000 bison call Yellowstone home, and in late July through August every year they journey to the two primary breeding grounds in the park, one of which is scenic Hayden Valley. Bison bulls, who remain solitary or in small bachelor herds
Utah's New Bison Herd Thriving, Expanding
Animals  (tags: utah bison herd, thriving, survival, endangered, american icon, wildlife )

- 3634 days ago -
Utah's newest wild bison herd is happy, healthy and expanding. The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources says recent surveys of the Book Cliffs herd in eastern Utah indicates that all 44 bison transported to the area last winter have survived and found
ACTION ALERT: Protect Yellowstone's Newborn Buffalo!!!
Animals  (tags: yellowtone, obama adminsitration, protection, newborn buffalo, hazed, slaughtered, american icon, wildlife )

- 3665 days ago -
Ask the Obama administration to protect buffalo that roam outside Yellowstone National Park into Montana.
PLZ TAKE ACTION: Saving and Protecting the Buffalo!
Animals  (tags: bison, buffalo, american icon, survivor, hazed, harrassed, homes, freedom, wildlife, protecton )

- 3707 days ago -
Eighty million wild buffalo, or bison, once thundered across the Great Plains in herds 12 miles wide. By the early 1900s, just 23 remained, and they were given safe haven inside Yellowstone National Park. The herd numbers roughly 3,000 today. These
PLZ TAKE ACTION: Urge Vilsack to Stop Buffalo Hazing!
Animals  (tags: yellowstone buffalo, bisons, hazed, harrassed, injured, suffering, protection, freedom, american icon )

- 3708 days ago -
While millions of wild buffalo, or bison, once roamed North America, the Yellowstone herd is comprised of about 3,000 buffalo -- the only continuously wild, free-roaming herd in America. In the spring, some of these buffalo leave snow-covered Yellowstone
PLZ TAKE ACTION; Urge President Obama to Help Save/Protect the Buffalo
Animals  (tags: bison, buffalo, american icon, wildanimals, wildife, president obama, slaughtered, massacred, protection, endangered, conservation wild herds )

- 3819 days ago -
The day has come: there is new leadership in America. Promising change and a new direction, President Barack Obama has the power to help the last wild population of American buffalo in numerous ways. The time is now to call on him, and we've made it
PLZ TAKE ACTION/SIGN: Protect Yellowstone's Buffalo From Slaughter!
Animals  (tags: winter months, yellowstone bison, salughtered, hazed, government, wildlife, protection, american icon, cruelty )

- 3841 days ago -
We must halt the annual massacre of Yellowstone's buffalo as they seek food outside the Park during winter months. It is unconscionable that more than 1,400 buffalo from America's last wild, free-roaming herd -- about 40% of the population -- were sent
TAKE ACTION; It Could Be 100 Years Before Buffalo Roam- Bison Is in Trouble
Animals  (tags: buffalo, american icon, endangered, extinction, protection, history, special )

- 3896 days ago -
Americans are woefully out of touch with the fact that the American bison, or buffalo, is in trouble as a wild, iconic species, but they do love them as an important symbol of their country--and as an entrée on the dinner table. These sentiments were
Bison Advocates Hold Rally On The Capitol Lawn Gathering in Helena to Hold Schweitzer Accountable for Largest Slaughter Since 18
Animals  (tags: bison advocates, rally, protesting buffalo slaughter, wild animals, protections, american icon )

- 4084 days ago -
-- Wild bison advocates will gather in Helena, Montana, Wednesday, May 14th, on the lawn of the State Capitol, 1301 East Sixth Avenue, to draw attention to Governor Brian Schweitzer's role in the largest wild bison slaughter since the 1800s and to ask
Roaming Bison Killed in Southwest ND
Animals  (tags: roaming bison, ranchers, cruelty, theodore national park, fence, shot dead, killed, american icon, wildlife )

- 4085 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
Where the Bison Roams - and Dies - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: yellowstone national park, buffalo, bisons, wildife, hazing, slaughter, disappearing, sadness, cruelty, ranchers, american icon )

- 4091 days ago -
More than half of Yellowstone National Park's bison herd has died since last fall, forcing the government to suspend its annual slaughter program. More than 700 of the iconic animals starved or otherwise died on the mountainsides during an unusually

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