American Indians May Get Their Bison Back

From Indian Country this week: For years, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has tussled with the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Indian Reservation over the jurisdiction and management of the National Bison Range in northwestern Montana. But recently, the federal agency has signaled its support for legislation that would yield…

Small Plan, Big Idea – The Native Way

Go Native Way! I was watching a fabulous 2-part documentary by Nebraska wildlife photographer Michael Forsberg where he examines up close the “wildness” of the states that make up the Plains region of the U.S. Fascinating stories woven together – watch them here: Episode 1 : A Long Hard Struggle Aired: 09/03/13Expires: 09/03/16Rating: TV-PG “This…

It’s Dangerous to Be a Wolf Lover

Extremists are extremists, regardless of whether it’s religion, race, even wildlife (that’s been here way longer than us stupid humans): How a Campaign of Fear and Intimidation Led to the Gray Wolf’s Removal from the Endangered Species List. BY JAMES WILLIAM GIBSON Nabeki” didn’t expect everyone to love her when, in September 2009, she founded the website…