Texas Fish & Game

The National News of Texas

June 29, 2022

Bison Gores Woman

A 25-year-old female from Grove City, Ohio, approached a bison to within 10 feet on the morning of May 30, 2022. Two other individuals were also within 25 yards of the same bison. Park regulations require […]
May 25, 2022

Check Out Health Benefits of Bison Meat

People resolving to get fit this year don’t have to sacrifice great taste for quality nutrition when making bison part of their New Year’s diet, according to the director of the National Bison Association. “Adding bison […]
February 16, 2021

Tribe Gets New Bison Herd

The National Wildlife Federation’s Tribal Partnerships Program today announced a partnership with the Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians to collaborate on bison restoration to the Red Lake Nation in Minnesota. The partnership leverages a memorandum of understanding […]
December 3, 2020

Center To Advance Bison Research

The future of America’s national mammal continued to brighten this week as officials from South Dakota State University (SDSU), the National Bison Association and the National Buffalo Foundation formally launched the Center of Excellence for Bison […]
November 5, 2020

Tribe Releases 100 Bison

Rosebud Economic Development Corporation (REDCO), with support from World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Rosebud Tribal Land Enterprise (TLE) proudly announce the inaugural transfer and release of 100 plains bison (buffalo) from the National Park Service to […]
October 29, 2020

An App For Bison Meat

Bison hunting-or, at least hunting for tasty bison, just got a lot easier with the introduction of the National Bison Association’s new Buysome Bison mobile-app. The new app, which was funded through a grant from USDA’s Farmers’ Market […]
May 14, 2020

Return Of The Wild Bison

U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt has announced the Bison Conservation Initiative (BCI), a new cooperative initiative that will coordinate conservation strategies and approaches for the wild American Bison over the next 10 years. The […]
October 2, 2019

Finding Free-Ranging Bison

It is believed that buffalo, or bison, crossed over a land bridge that once connected the Asian and North American continents. Through the centuries buffalo slowly moved southward, eventually reaching as far south as Mexico and […]
March 17, 2014

Calf added to TX state bison herd

The first of what is expected to be a healthy crop of baby bison was born recently and up to 25 more of the shaggy critters will likely join the historic herd at Caprock Canyons State […]