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Bison Populations Can Be Restored After Removal From Infected Herds
2014-02-28 14:23:39

About half of the Bison in Yellowstone National Park test positive for exposure to brucellosis, a bacterium that causes pregnant animals to prematurely abort their young. New research shows that non-infected bison can be safely moved to other pastures to start anew.

Yellowstone Bison Moved To Fort Belknap Indian Reservation
2013-08-24 04:33:32

A second herd of genetically pure, disease-free Yellowstone bison have been restored to the Great Plains, where millions of the creatures roamed until the early 19th century.


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fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]