April 2, 2021

Denver donates 14 bison to tribal nations

Instead of auctioning surplus bison, Denver will now work with partners to build and enhance conservation herds on tribal lands.
DENVER — Denver Parks and Recreation (DPR) announced Friday it has presented 13 American Bison to the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes in Oklahoma and one bison to the Tall Bull Memorial Council in Colorado.
DPR said the gift is the first of its kind from the City and County of Denver to return wild bison to their native homes and help reintroduce bison and support conserva