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Management and Planning News

National Bison Range Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Impact Statement

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The National Bison Range’s final Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Impact Statement was released on September 6. These final documents will guide future National Bison Range management for the next 15 years.

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Wildlife Sightings

Picture of bighorn sheep on green hillside on National Bison Range. Most sheep are males or rams and have large curling horns. There are about 10 sheep in the photo.

Visitors and staff have been seeing lots of wildlife on the refuge.

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Noteworthy News


 A young bison calf, only a few days old, stands in front of its mother, its rusty red baby coat contrasting with the female’s dark brown hide. Photo taken on April 18, 2014 by Dave Fitzpatrick, Volunteer, NBR/USFWS

The National Bison Range Complex is in the process of developing comprehensive conservation plans to guide all management activities and programs of the national wildlife refuges and wetland management districts of the Complex.

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About the Complex

National Bison Range Complex

National Bison Range National Bison Range is managed as part of the National Bison Range Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America's fish, wildlife, and plants.

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