Anti-Bison Legislation Defeated

Printer-friendly version

Bison, © Sandy Sisti

Legislators opposed to the recent progress on wild bison restoration in Montana made 14 separate attempts this year to legislate wild bison out of existence in the state. And - thanks in great part to extensive outreach from Defenders, our members and our tribal partners - 14 times they were defeated, giving wild bison a more secure future in their native home on the Great Plains.

Read more on our blog >>

You may also be interested in:

Newsroom
The latest articles about wildlife issues that may be of interest to those in the press.
Newsroom
Images for reporters to use for Defenders' articles.
Defenders in Action
Bears die when they get into trouble with people’s garbage, livestock, when they are hit by cars and trains or illegally killed. By preventing these conflicts we can keep bears alive and on the road to recovery.