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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_bison

The American bison (Bison bison), also commonly known as the American buffalo or simply ... Shoulder heights in the species can range from 152 to 186 cm (60 to 73 in). .... American bison live in river valleys, and on prairies and plains.

www.defenders.org/bison/basic-facts

Today, approximately 500,000 bison live across North America. ... In winter, bison can dig through deep snow with their heads to reach the vegetation below.

www.nwf.org/Wildlife/Wildlife-Library/Mammals/Bison.aspx

Learn about the biology, range and behavior of bison. ... Typical Lifespan: The average bison that survives to adulthood can live around 20 years. Captive- raised ...

www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/a/american-bison

Bison stand some 5 to 6.5 feet tall at the shoulder, and can tip the scales at over ... bison numbers have rebounded somewhat, and about 500,000 bison live on ...

kids.nationalgeographic.com/animals/american-bison

Their curved, sharp horns can grow to be 2 feet (61 centimeters) long. Females ( cows) and adult males (bulls) generally live in small, separate bands and come ...

www.doi.gov/blog/15-facts-about-our-national-mammal-american-bison

May 9, 2016 ... Bison can live up to 20 years old. The average lifespan for a bison is 10-20 years, but some live to be older. Cows begin breeding at the age of ...

americanbison.si.edu/bison-today

How did bison come back from the brink of extinction? ... Wood bison no longer live in the wild in Alaska, a part of their previous natural range. Do we still need ...

www.animalfactguide.com/animal-facts/american-bison

Although bison have few natural predators because of their size, wolves, mountain lions and bears do attack the very young or very old bison. In some areas ...

www.nhptv.org/natureworks/americanbison.htm

Males can stand six feet from hoof to shoulder and weigh between 1000-2000 pounds. Females ... The American bison live on plains, prairies and river valleys.

www.nps.gov/yell/learn/nature/bison.htm

May live 12–15 years, a few live as long as 20 years. Feed primarily ... While bison may seem harmless and slow, they can very dangerous and fast. This video ...