Bison

Find out everything there is to know about bison and stay updated on the latest bison news with the comprehensive articles, interactive features and bison pictures at LiveScience.com. Learn more about these fascinating creatures as scientists continue to make amazing discoveries about bison.
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Historic Treaty: Bring Buffalo Home, Heal the Prairie (Op-Ed)
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September 24th, 2014
Native American tribes have signed a new treaty to bring back buffalo herds and the prairies they once roamed, and in the process, restore traditional culture.
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Nov. 2 Is National Bison Day
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November 1st, 2013
The U.S. Senate passed a resolution to make Saturday (Nov. 2) National Bison Day, commemorating the historical, economic, ecological and cultural contributions of North America's largest land mammals.
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Bison vs. Buffalo: What's the Difference?
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September 6th, 2012
Early American settlers called bison "bufello" due to the similar appearance between the two animals.
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