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Wood Bison

Bison bison athabascae


The largest land mammal of North America this herd of bison were found foraging the grasses along the highway. Both male, female and young were apart of this small herd that find their home in the Northern Boreal Forest.


Boreal forest, foraging along the highway.

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Greg Shchepanek
Greg Shchepanek a week ago

Thanks Tukup, they are quite something to see roaming around.

Tukup a week ago

What a sight. We witnessed a similar herd of plains bison here at a wildlife park. I had to read again to see what the difference was. Magnificent beasts Greg..

Greg Shchepanek
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Greg Shchepanek

Northwest Territories, Canada

Lat: 62.63, Long: -116.27

Spotted on Sep 5, 2019
Submitted on Sep 10, 2019

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