Video Clips Include:
Fight, Wallow, Scratch, Drink
Bison Field Day
Prairie Dog Town
Presented by explore.org
and Grasslands National Park
Roaming the Prairie
Enjoy the sights and sounds of the peaceful prairie near Val Marie, Sasketchewan, where a flourishing herd of nearly 200 bison roam the native prairie of Grasslands National Park.
Bison are North America's largest indigenous land mammal. A keystone species, these wooly herbivores helped shaped the ecology of the Great Plains today.
Though 80% of Canada's native prairie has been lost, Grasslands National Park has the most intact example of what remains. It's also the only place in Canada where you can see the Black-tailed Prairie Dog and the Black-footed Ferret in their native habitat.
How do bison respond to seasonal change? The images and video captured during the nesting season are your springboard to research and discovery.