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  • Tender Moment
    Real or fake beards earn strokes for National Bison Day at Denver Zoo
    Event planners at the nonprofit Denver Zoo may have been struck by the buffalo beard as they prepared for National Bison Day on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. The Urban Dictionary defines a buffalo beard as “A beard which can only be described by...
  • Don a beard and celebrate National Bison Day this Saturday
    Don a beard and celebrate National Bison Day this Saturday
    The public is invited to join with the Wildlife Conservation Society, Intertribal Buffalo Council, National Bison Association, and dozens of bison-friendly businesses and groups around the country in celebrating the second annual National Bison...
  • Bison
    Yellowstone is giving away free bison
    If you’ve ever wanted your very own bison, now’s your chance. Yellowstone National Park is giving away 145 of the beasts in order to bolster the gene pool of those in five other states, according to Popular Science today.The herd of...
  • Norris Geyser Basin
    See Yellowstone before it blows!
    Yellowstone National Park in the far northwest corner of Wyoming is America’s oldest and, arguably, most amazing park of all. Famous for its geysers and abundant wildlife, Yellowstone draws over three million visitors a year, mostly in the...
  • "Checking for toxic gas leaks" in the early days of RMA
    Rocky Mountain Arsenal: once “the most contaminated square mile on earth”
    “The Rocky Mountain Arsenal (RMA), 27 square miles of toxic horror located some six miles northeast of downtown Denver, has the dubious reputation of being the most polluted piece of ground in America" (from a 1994 paper by Matthew...
  • Bison and beef meatloaf fixings
    Bison and Beef: a meatloaf marriage made in heaven
    Bison & Beef: a meatloaf marriage made in heavenWe've all had meatloaf more times than we can count and, depending on the culinary skills of the cook, many of us automatically assume a dried up morsel of flavorless—or too salty&mdash...
  • Yellowstone bison: Could bison fleeing Yellowstone mean impending Super Volcano?
    Yellowstone bison: Could bison fleeing Yellowstone mean impending Super Volcano?
    Because it seems incredibly strange to see Yellowstone bison fleeing the park, the seemingly unusual bison behavior have sparked fears of an impending Super Volcano, according to an April 4 Christian Science Monitor report. The park recently...
  • Bison video has people freaked out.
    Bison on the run: Misinterpreted viral video has a perfectly logical explanation
    When a recent video of a herd of bison running through Yellowstone National Park went wildly viral, many people were alarmed thinking that the animals were fleeing from something like a future volcanic eruption. This left many on edge, especially...
  • Yellowstone bison slated for slaughter
    Yellowstone bison slated for slaughter
    Administrators at Yellowstone National Park have announced a plan to kill as many as 600 bison this winter if harsh weather conditions inside the 2.2-million-acre park spur a large migration of the animals to lower elevations in Montana, where...
  • Bison stuffed bell peppers in the crock pot
    Bison stuffed bell peppers in the crock pot
    Bison stuffed bell peppers in the crock potIf you are looking for a super tasty, super healthy meal that's easy, this is the recipe for you....and Paleo friendly.Ingredients:4 medium to large bell peppers1 lb. Ground bison meat1 medium...
  • North America's biggest reserve in the works
    North America's biggest reserve in the works
    The private non-profit group American Prairie Reserve is working with signal-minded focus to create a wildlife reserve that would rival the Serengeti plains. They are working to attain private lands by purchase and conservation easement to join...
  • Shop for food where the buffalo roam: Gunpowder Bison & Trading Co.
    Shop for food where the buffalo roam: Gunpowder Bison & Trading Co.
    Whether you're headed to Gunpowder Bison & Trading Co. for one of their Carnivore's Delight outdoor grill parties or to the store to stock up for your next cookout, you'll find they have a lil' something to please everyone . . ...
  • Where the buffalo roam: Carnivore's Delight at Gunpowder Bison & Trading Co.
    Where the buffalo roam: Carnivore's Delight at Gunpowder Bison & Trading Co.
    Up in Baltimore County, Maryland, there's a special outdoor food series taking place. Gunpowder Bison & Trading Co. puts on a party called "The Carnivore's Delight," complete with live music, bison meat in interesting recipes...
  • Bison, America's next favorite red meat?
    Buffalo better than beef?
    Everyone needs protein, but not all sources are created equal. New alternatives now becoming widely available may actually be some of the best choices yet. Buffalo or Bison may be America's next favorite red meat, a just as flavorful as beef...
  • Bison
    Conservationists Battle Ted Turner and Montana over Custody of Last Wild Bison
    BOZEMAN, Mont. - With spring break over and tax day a couple weeks away, most people are too busy to worry about the legal affairs of a small county in Montana. But they should be worried, because last Friday, the Gallatin County District Court in...