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New Video May Change Your Mind (A Little) On Tourist Who Put Bison Calf In SUV

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 05.19.2016 | Green

The Internet has mocked and condemned a Canadian tourist who put a bison calf in his SUV last week at Yellowstone National Park, and the man clearly m...

Things Are Looking Up For This 'Housebroken' 1,000-Pound Bison

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 05.17.2016 | Weird News

After learning that the Yellowstone baby bison tourists recently took for a car ride was euthanized, we’re relieved to hear some good bison news thi...

Yellowstone Tourists Allegedly Snatch Baby Bison Because It Looked Cold

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 05.16.2016 | Weird News

Two tourists in Yellowstone National Park allegedly placed a baby bison into their SUV and drove off with the animal. Karen Richardson told NBC Mont...

WATCH: Wolf Instantly Regrets Attacking This Badass Baby Bison

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 05.12.2016 | Science

This little baby bison looks like it would be no match for a hungry wolf on the prowl at Yellowstone National Park. But looks can be deceiving. Separ...

The Good News Is Congress Passed A Bill. The Bad News Is It's About Bison.

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 05.10.2016 | Politics

Sound the trumpets! Congress passed a bill! President Barack Obama on Monday signed the National Bison Legacy Act into law, elevating the American bi...

American Bison Herd Returns To Ancestral Home

The Huffington Post | Casey Williams | Posted 04.05.2016 | Science

Montana's bison have come home. After over a century in Canada, far from their native rangelands, 88 descendants of a displaced American bison herd ha...

Herds of Bison and Endless Vacation: What I Learned From Magazines This Week

Roz Warren | Posted 03.31.2016 | Media
Roz Warren

Reading Magazines this week, I learned that...

TEK and the Return of Wolves, Fire, and Bison

Cristina Eisenberg | Posted 03.21.2016 | Green
Cristina Eisenberg

Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK) is the wisdom indigenous and local people acquire by living on the earth. Rooted in a specific landscape and ba...

Yellowstone Park Services Sentence Iconic Bison to Death

Julia Orr | Posted 02.26.2016 | Green
Julia Orr

We've seen it before with the wild mustang horse roundups, the hunting of wolves, coyotes and other predators, black bear hunts and now Yellowstone Park is going to send over 900 bison to slaughter to appease local cattle ranchers.

Lightning Strike Leaves Bison With Badass Scar

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 01.09.2016 | Weird News

This bison survived a terrifying lightning strike and has a serious battle scar to prove it. The bull, who was named Sparky after the close call, was ...

Bison Traffic Jam Is The Best Reason To Be Late For Work

The Huffington Post | Kimberley Richards | Posted 11.17.2015 | Weird News

Traffic jams are one of the most common excuses for being late. A bison-induced traffic jam may just sound like a lie -- but sometimes it's the truth....

Where Does "Eating Local" Mean Fried Pickles and Buffalo Bourgoignon?

Anneli Rufus | Posted 09.22.2015 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

Outsiders are quick to dis this vastness they call flyover country as an artisanal-foodless wasteland largely constructed of Jell-O salad. Traditions and reputations die hard, but things are changing here.

Step Aside, San Francisco: "SF" Now Stands for Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Anneli Rufus | Posted 09.15.2015 | Travel
Anneli Rufus

All those things that everyone loves about the famous, jaded, sea-beaten SF (and more!) can also be found in a fresh, friendly, affordable Midwestern SF: Sioux Falls, South Dakota. One's hilly. One's flat. Both are beautiful. And you'll never believe how much they have in common.

From Trophy Hunting to Species Extinction

Julia Orr | Posted 08.26.2015 | Green
Julia Orr

Taking selfies, quack medical cures and collecting ornaments are all more important than protecting animals. A mounted head or showing off your wealth is apparently more valuable than a species threatened with extinction.

Top Ten Reasons to Visit Quebec Provence, Canada

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 08.11.2015 | Travel
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Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

Moving among wildlife and experiencing the outdoors are favorite vacation motivators for me, and knowing this adventure would be special, I invited my 12-year old granddaughter to accompany me to make for a cross-generational experience.

Beautiful Utah: Antelope Island

Kevin Richberg | Posted 07.01.2016 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

Utah contains 5 National Parks, 43 State Parks, 6 National Monuments, and 4 Historic Trails, an assortment of natural, scenic, and historic wonders providing a lifetime's worth of exploration.

Making More Room to Roam for Yellowstone Bison

Clark Bunting | Posted 07.01.2016 | Green
Clark Bunting

What is it about bison that could have a dozen different people from wildly different backgrounds grinning like Cheshire cats? And why do we have an obligation to protect them?

Not Even This Ghastly Warning Stops Tourists From Provoking A Bison Attack

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 06.03.2015 | Weird News

This comically terrifying illustration sends a stern warning: Beware the bison. Seriously. The unfortunate man's blank eyes and wailing mouth shou...

The American Economy Is a Buffalo Jump

Fred Lundgren | Posted 05.16.2016 | Politics
Fred Lundgren

A "Buffalo Jump" is a cliff where Native Americans killed bison in mass quantities. They stampeded the bison over the cliff while others waited below to kill the disabled animals with spears and bows.

The Faithful Shopper: Cool Campers

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.18.2016 | New York
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Faith Hope Consolo

Summertime is unofficially here, and that means it's time to explore the great outdoors.

WCS at 120: Then and Now, Conservation Action Takes a Movement

John F. Calvelli | Posted 05.02.2016 | Green
John F. Calvelli

To pursue legislative action to restrict ivory sales in the United States, the 96 Elephants campaign has followed Hornaday's tested movement strategy: building coalitions with public and private partners, raising public awareness, and working with government leaders.

WCS at 120: Celebrating a 12-Decade Commitment to Protecting Wild Places

Dr. Cristián Samper | Posted 06.27.2015 | Green
Dr. Cristián Samper

It is perhaps fitting that the 120th anniversary of WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) this week coincides with the establishment of three new marine parks in Madagascar. Since its founding 12 decades ago, WCS has dedicated itself to the protection of wildlife and wild places.

Escaped Buffalo Herd Shot Dead In New York

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 04.25.2015 | Weird News

A herd of 15 escaped bison was shot dead Friday after hours on the run in upstate New York. The herd, which escaped Thursday night from a farm in R...

The Art of Slow Moving: A Journey Through America's Grasslands on Horseback

Robin Walter | Posted 05.06.2015 | Green
Robin Walter

July 26, 2014 About two weeks have passed since four horses, a white mule named Pearl, Winnie the dog, Sebastian Tsocanos and I were dropped off in...

Talking Grasslands With Ted Turner

Mark Tercek | Posted 04.05.2015 | Green
Mark Tercek

Ted Turner is one of my personal heroes, going back to his 1977 win of the America's Cup in Newport, Rhode Island, at the helm of the boat Courageous. Back then I never would have guessed that I would someday be talking conservation with Ted at his Flying D Ranch in Montana.