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City gives bison to Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes

The city of El Reno is donating its bison herd to the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma.

The herd has been on display since 1947 but has dwindled to less than 10 animals. They will be mixed with the tribe's herd of about 215 bison.

The tribe uses 1,200 acres for its bison herd.

Get the Story:
El Reno to move buffalo to range as gift to tribes (The Oklahoman 11/30)

Relevant Links:
The Inter-Tribal Bison Cooperative -

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