In June, Defenders representatives worked on the American Prairie Reserve to expand prairie dog colonies. We wanted to make new habitat more prairie dog friendly, to encourage prairie dogs to move into this new area, and to protect the growing colony from plague.
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Visit a sage-grouse lek and it’s impossible not to become an advocate for this fancy dancer.
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Thanks to the efforts of the Tribes of Fort Peck, bison have been returned to their historic home in the Great Plains.
Restoring prairie dogs to Thunder Basin National Grassland is helping to lay the groundwork for bringing back other endangered species.