Birds Using Bison Hair As Nesting Material

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For millennia a variety of North American bird species used bison hair during nest construction but when the “buffalo” was brought to the brink of extinction by hunters in the late 1800′s that resource was essentially gone. Today there are relatively few places where bison hair is available to birds and Antelope Island is one of them. [...]

Bison Calf Getting Breakfast At Its Source

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I’ve never had such a clear view of the nursing process of a bison calf. [...]