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American bison - Wikipedia


The American bison (Bison bison), also commonly known as the American buffalo or simply buffalo, is a North American species of bison that once roamed the ...

Bison | Basic Facts About Bison | Defenders of Wildlife


Learn about the size, diet, population, range, behavior and other fascinating facts about bison.

6 Amazing Facts You Never Knew About Bison : The National ...


Feb 29, 2012 ... The bison, shaggy behemoth of the Great Plains, despite weighing as much as a ton, can race up to 40 mph, jump up to 6 feet vertically and ...

American Bison Facts | Buffalo - Animal Fact Guide


Though sometimes called a buffalo, the American bison is not related to the water buffalo or the African buffalo, which are the only true buffaloes.

Meet the Bison: Facts About America's Iconic Species | Stories | WWF


Jul 1, 2014 ... Bison are the largest native grazers of America's Northern Great Plains. Take a look at why bison are unique to our landscape and what WWF is ...

Bison Facts - American Bison


American Bison Facts. The Smithsonian's National Zoo is a leader in animal care, science, education, and providing a phenomenal experience.

5 fascinating facts about bison | MNN - Mother Nature Network


May 10, 2016 ... Yet most of us would be surprised at finding out these few basic facts about the species. 1. Bison may look like lumbering lumps but they're ...

American Bison Information, Facts, Photos and Artwork


American bison informational page with interesting information about bison, educational facts, full color pictures and photos, and beautiful bison artwork.

American bison videos, photos and facts - Bison bison | ARKive


Learn more about the American bison - with amazing American bison videos, photos and facts on ARKive.

Bison - Animal Facts - Switch Zoo


Interesting facts about the behavior and characteristics of the Bison. Includes Habitat, Scientific Name, Lifespan, Diet, Predators and Threats.

European Bison
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Artiodactyla Family: Bovidae Genus: Bison Species: Bison bonasus
The Wisent is the European bison, species Bison bonasus. The wisent is Europe's heaviest land animal. A typical individual is about 2.9 m long and 1.8–1.9 m tall, and weighs 300 to 920 kg. It is taller and less massive... More »
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15 Facts About Our National Mammal: The American Bison | U.S. ...


May 9, 2016 ... Explore 15 fun facts about the American bison, the new national mammal of the U.S..

American Bison | National Geographic


Oct 13, 2016 ... Get the skinny on North America's heaviest land animals. Find out how these gargantuan grazers came within a chin whisker of extinction.

American Bison - National Geographic Kids


Bison, sometimes called buffalo, are the iconic image of the Great Plains and the Old West. They are massive, shaggy beasts and the heaviest land animals in ...