A majority of the animals will help supplement tribal herds through the InterTribal Buffalo Council. The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe will receive 30 to 40 bison and the Three Affiliated Tribes will get five to 10 animals to establish a new bison herd in Twin Buttes.
Theodore Roosevelt National Park
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — An Alaska man is recovering after being attacked by a bison while hiking in western North Dakota’s Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Park official Eileen Andes says the 65-year-old hiker encountered the large animal after taking photos of a sunset. The man tried to walk around the bison but didn’t provide enough room. Andes says the bison apparently…
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Man illegally killed shot elk in Theodore Roosevelt National Park.