ICTMN Staff
5/10/16
The bison, once nearly extinct, has officially joined the bald eagle as a national symbol: The National Bison Legacy Act, designating the iconic animal as the U.S.’s national mamma...
ICTMN Staff
4/28/16
After a years-long campaign by tribes, conservationists and their allies, the bison appears poised to be designated as the national mammal of the United States...
ICTMN Staff
12/5/15
The bison, once nearly wiped out by European settlers intent on wresting control of Plains Indian food supplies, is now one step closer to becoming the U.S.’s national mammal, join...
Terri Hansen
3/23/15
One of two pieces of legislation in Montana to impact tribal nations related to bison movement passed in a hearing March 19 held before Montana’s House Agriculture, Livestock and I...
ICTMN Staff
6/12/14
First the iconic bison got its own day, and now it could join the eagle as a national animal...
Ryan Dreveskracht
6/22/13

Since the 19th Century, the plight of the North American bison has paralleled the way of the indigenous people of buffalo bountry and the land itself: decimation, almost to the point of extinction, by non-tribal peoples....