Threatened species label only on public bison herds

Private ranchers worry the designation will hurt bison trade with the U.S.

The Canadian Bison Association says people should not confuse what a threatened species designation for wild Plains bison would mean for commercial operations. The Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada has considered wild Plains bison threatened since May 2004. That status was re-examined and re-confirmed in November 2013. However, the federal government […] Read more