bison management

Bush Adminstration Proposes Second Interagency Group for Bison

Article: Bush Adminstration Proposes Second Interagency Group for Bison

WASHINGTON, DC, October 29, 2008 (ENS) – In the waning days of the Bush administration, Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne Tuesday announced a plan to conserve bison, also called buffalo, with a second interagency group. He said the department will work with state, tribal and agricultural interests to promote cooperative conservation in bison management.…

Emergency Petition Urges End to Yellowstone Bison Killing

Article: Emergency Petition Urges End to Yellowstone Bison Killing

WASHINGTON, DC, April 11, 2008 (ENS) – Bison advocates and environmental groups filed an emergency petition Thursday with the U.S. Interior Department urging the agency to stop the slaughter of wild bison migrating out of the Yellowstone National Park. Nearly a third of the Yellowstone bison herd has been killed by state and federal authorities…