Join us in Banff for a week of discussion on the cultural and social dimensions of bison ecological restoration

IUCN Bison Group Meeting

Sept 26 2016

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American Bison Society Meeting

Sept 26-29 2016

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2nd Anniversary of the Buffalo Treaty

Sept 28-29 2016

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Latest news

5/9/2016 3:48:00 PM

Historic Bison Legislation Signed into Law by President Obama

NEW YORK (May 9, 2016) – The following is a statement from John Calvelli, WCS Executive Vice President for Public Affairs:

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4/28/2016 9:12:00 PM

Senate Approves National Bison Legacy Act

 Cristián Samper, WCS President and CEO, said: “The National Bison Legacy Act is a milestone in a long journey by WCS, its flagship Bronx Zoo, and many other partners to prevent the bison from going extinct and to recognize the bison’s ecological, cultural, historical an...

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4/26/2016 5:34:00 PM

WCS Applauds Bi-Partisan House Passage of National Bison Legacy Act; Urges Senate to Take Action

April 26, 2016 – The U.S. House of Representatives today passed the National Bison Legacy Act, leaving only Senate passage and President Obama’s signature to officially make bison the National Mammal of the United States.

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Key Contacts

Keith Aune
Bison Program Director
Wildlife Conservation Society
212 South Wallace Ave, Suite 101
Bozeman, MT 59715
Tel: 406 600 0047406 600 0047

Marie-Eve Marchand
American Bison Society Meeting and Workshop 2016 Coordinator
Wildlife Conservation Society
Box 4887
Banff, AB
T1L 1G1

WCS Priority Species: Bison

WCS North America: American Bison Society

WCS Canada: Bison
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