By Matthew Brown, Associated Press
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.
MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo. — An Oregon man who was caught on video harassing a bison in Yellowstone National Park was arrested in Glacier National Park in the third disturbance in less than a week at a national park, officials…
By Associated Press
The American bison has been designated the national mammal of the U.S. during a ceremony at Wind Cave National Park in South Dakota.
WASHINGTON — The bison has become the official national mammal of the United States under legislation signed into law by President Barack Obama on Monday.
By Kevin Freking, Associated Press
By PBS NewsHour
In our NewsHour Shares moment of the day, the Senate unanimously passed legislation designating the American bison as the country’s national mammal, in recognition of the bison’s historical and contemporary significance. The bill, which passed through the House Tuesday, will…
WASHINGTON -- Make room, bald eagle. The House has voted to designate the bison the national mammal of the United States.
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