The return of 136 wild, genetically pure bison to their historic home on the Great Plains was a historic event.
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The transfer of 139 bison to Fort Peck ushers in yet another milestone for Montana’s growing bison conservation legacy.
Thanks to the efforts of the Tribes of Fort Peck, bison have been returned to their historic home in the Great Plains.
Montana Supreme Court lifts injunction that prevented Yellowstone bison from being relocated to tribal lands.
A fire at Fort Peck Indian Reservation last week burned 14,000 acres, including most of a pasture where 82 genetically pure Yellowstone bison were grazing. Ten bison perished as a results of injuries caused by the fire.