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NRDC Releases Statement Regarding Yellowstone Bison Proposal

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The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) has released a statement regarding this year’s proposal to cull 1,000 bison through hunting and trapping.

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Bison Capture Operations Begin For 2015

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Bison capture operations have begun in Yellowstone National Park.

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Another Winter of Yellowstone Bison Cull Challenges On Tap

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One unfortunate side effect of winter: the inevitable debate over how to handle the Yellowstone bison cull. This winter should be no exception.

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Yellowstone Bison Population Numbers Released

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Yellowstone National Park has released its bison population estimates for 2014.

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Yellowstone Bison Slaughter Ends; Protester Arrested

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It was quite the eventful end to this year’s Yellowstone bison slaughter, with 600 bison — more than anticipated — removed from the herds and a protester arrested and released after blocking the entrance to the Stephens Creek bison trap for two hours.

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More Yellowstone Traffic News: Beware the Hazed Bison

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Yellowstone Bison

Another traffic woe in Yellowstone National Park, this time out of West Yellowstone: attempts to haze bison back into the Park could affect traffic between the West Entrance and Madison Junction, so exercise caution.

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Captured Yellowstone Bison to be Released Into Park

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Yellowstone Bison

There will be no more slaughter of Yellowstone National Park bison this spring, as National Park Service (NPS) officials say the 770-plus bison penned at the Stephens Creek and Corwin Springs facilities will be released back into the Park.

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Members of Congress: Scrap the IBMP

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Yellowstone Bison

Seventeen members of Congress released a letter today calling for National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis to review and redraft the Interagency Bison Management Plan (IBMP) that oversees Yellowstone National Park bison -- even though the IBMP has mostly halted the slaughter of wandering bison.

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Yellowstone Bison Killer: It Was Self-Defense

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Yellowstone Bison

A Gardiner resident who shot two bison roaming outside of Yellowstone National Park is asserting that killing them was a matter of defending life and property and therefore justifiable, as the Park County attorney will decide whether to press charges.

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Two Roaming Yellowstone Bison Killed Near Gardiner

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Yellowstone Bison

Four Yellowstone National Park bison were shot and two were killed by someone seeking to haze roaming bison from Gardiner, the day after Interagency Bison Management Plan (IBMP) officials met with locals to discuss a plan to allow bison grazing in the Gardiner Basin.

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