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Alternatives for Yellowstone bison management offered

posted on March 13, 2015 at 1:48 PM

The state of Montana and federal officials have drafted new management options for bison at Yellowstone National Park that range from letting the population grow to more than 7,000 of the animals, to driving down their numbers below 3,000. Full Story

Tribe, Robert Redford Group Okay Wild Horses Plan

posted on May 2, 2014 at 1:19 PM

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) -- The Navajo Nation and a group founded by former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson and actor Robert Redford said Thursday they have agreed on a plan to manage thousands of wild horses on the reservation and keep the... Full Story

Yellowstone planning for large bison slaughter

posted on February 14, 2014 at 2:55 PM

Yellowstone National Park administrators say they plan to ship as many as 600 bison to slaughter this winter if harsh conditions inside the park spur a large migration of the animals into Montana. Full Story

Navajos Agree to End Horse Roundups for Slaughter

posted on October 11, 2013 at 11:08 AM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Navajo Nation says it will end its wild horse roundups and reverse its public support for a return to domestic horse slaughter following talks with former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson. Navajo Nation... Full Story

Redford, Richardson Fight Against Horse Slaughter

posted on July 26, 2013 at 3:30 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Robert Redford and former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson on Monday joined the divisive debate against a return to domestic horse slaughter, announcing the formation of an animal protection foundation to fight the... Full Story

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