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Cronkite News: Hunters may be called into reduce bison herd at Grand Canyon
Environment | National
Cronkite News: Hunters may be called into reduce bison herd at Grand Canyon (November 13, 2017)
Officials are considering lethal and nonlethal methods to reduce a growing bison in the Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona.

President Obama signs measure to declare bison as official mammal
Environment | National | Politics
President Obama signs measure to declare bison as official mammal (May 9, 2016)
The new law does not change policies that make it difficult for tribes to restore bison on their own lands and it does not end the slaughter of bison that leave Yellowstone National Park.

Measure to declare bison as official mammal ready for Obama
Environment | National | Politics
Measure to declare bison as official mammal ready for Obama (April 29, 2016)
The bill does not affect federal or state policies that make it difficult for tribes to restore bison on their own lands and it does not end the slaughter of bison that leave Yellowstone National Park.

Congress set to pass bill to declare bison as national mammal
Environment | National | Politics
Congress set to pass bill to declare bison as national mammal (April 27, 2016)
H.R.2908, the National Bison Legacy Act, recognizes the efforts of the Intertribal Buffalo Council in restoring bison to tribal homelands.

Cherokee Nation celebrates births of first calves from bison herd
Environment
Cherokee Nation celebrates births of first calves from bison herd (April 23, 2015)
The last six months have proven quite productive for the herd -- nine calves have been born since April 8.

Editorial: Bison herd returns to ancestral homeland in Nebraska
Environment | Opinion
Editorial: Bison herd returns to ancestral homeland in Nebraska (February 9, 2015)
The buffalo fortunately has escaped extinction and, these days, is nurtured in parts of the Plains.

Yellowstone National Park starts transferring bison for slaughter
Education
Yellowstone National Park starts transferring bison for slaughter (January 23, 2015)
Some animals were taken by the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes and the InterTribal Buffalo Council.

Cherokee Nation receives bison from InterTribal Buffalo Council
Environment
Cherokee Nation receives bison from InterTribal Buffalo Council (October 7, 2014)
The tribe will raise bison for the first time in four decades.

Native Sun News: Indigenous Riders roar through reservations
National
Native Sun News: Indigenous Riders roar through reservations (August 11, 2014)
A small number of people with big hearts roared into Pine Ridge last week to provide a buffalo feed, stories, and some much needed relaxation to members of the community.

Native Sun News: DOI seeks tribal help in boosting bison herds
Environment | National
Native Sun News: DOI seeks tribal help in boosting bison herds (July 10, 2014)
The U.S. Interior Department is looking to tribes and tribal organizations to help beef up its efforts to promote bison restoration

Cherokee Nation is latest to join InterTribal Buffalo Council
Environment
Cherokee Nation is latest to join InterTribal Buffalo Council (January 21, 2014)
The Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma has joined the InterTribal Buffalo Council and is studying whether to raise its own bison herd.

Tribes seek larger role in   Yellowstone   bison management
Environment
Tribes seek larger role in Yellowstone bison management (May 18, 2011)
Tribal leaders met with federal officials on Tuesday to discuss bison management in Yellowstone National Park. The Nez Perce Tribe, the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes and the Intertribal Buffalo...

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