The bison were grazing in the distance.
The bison and elk have disappeared.
Bears, wolves, bison, deer, wild turkeys and wild pigeons were common in the primeval forests of Ohio, but they long ago disappeared.
I'll lock the bison out.
The first section is that of the Bovinae, which includes buffaloes, bison and oxen.
The hay ride across the field with bison grazing was exciting.
Bison can jump six feet high.
The bison were drifting through the gate as she got to the footbridge.
You will be offered Elk and Bison meat while you're here.
Is it bison or buffalo?
The bison were grazing all around the pond.
To the bison of the prairie it is a few inches of palatable grass, with water to drink; unless he seeks the Shelter of the forest or the mountain's shadow.
The larger animals of Canada are the musk ox and the caribou of the barren lands, both having their habitat in the far north; the caribou of the woods, found in all the provinces except in Price Edward Island; the moose, with an equally wide range in the wooded country; the Virginia deer, in one or other of its varietal forms, common to all the southern parts; the black-tailed deer or mule deer and allied forms, on the western edge of the plains and in British Columbia; the pronghorn antelope on the plains, and a small remnant of the once plentiful bison found in northern Alberta and Mackenzie, now called " wood buffalo."
I don't think anyone really knows, but bison is the correct term.
The bones of Pleistocene mammals, the rhinoceros, mammoth, bison, hyaena, &c., have been found at numerous places, often in caves and fissures in the limestones, e.g.
The bison have been exterminated.
"They were up by the fence last night," Rob said, watching the bison nervously.
The Asiatic elephant; the seladang, a bison of a larger type than the Indian gaur; two varieties of rhinoceros; the honey bear (bruang), the tapir, the sambhur (rusa); the speckled deer (kijang), three varieties of mouse-deer (napoh, plandok and kanchil); the gibbon (ungka or wawa'), the siamang, another species of anthropoid ape, the brok or coco-nut monkey, so called because it is trained by the Malays to gather the nuts from the coco-nut trees, the lotong, kra, and at least twenty other kinds of monkey; the binturong (arctictis binturong), the lemur; the Asiatic tiger, the black panther, the leopard, the large wild cat (harimau akar), several varieties of jungle cat; the wild boar, the wild dog; the flying squirrel,.
The bison and elk long ago disappeared, but black bear and deer are found in the unsettled part of the state.
2 The early settlers found the bones of the bison scattered over the prairies, and after the construction of railways the gathering and shipping of these for use in sugar refining and in the manufacture of superphosphate became temporarily a profitable industry.
Two races of the American bison have been distinguished - the typical prairie form, and the woodland race, B.
bison athabascae; but the two are very similar.
The European bison, the urus, the elk and the wild swine have disappeared since Roman times.
OX, strictly speaking, the Saxon name for the males of domesticated cattle (Bos taurus), but in a zoological sense employed so as to include not only the extinct wild ox of Europe but likewise bovine animals of every description, that is to say true oxen, bison and buffaloes.
So butchers rake the tongues of bison out of the prairie grass, regardless of the torn and drooping plant.
She locked the bison out of the pasture surrounding the pond and joined the men by the footbridge.
YAK, the wild (and domesticated) ox of the Tibetan plateau; a species nearly allied to the bison group. The yak, Bos (POephagus) grunniens, is one of the finest and largest of the wild oxen, characterized by the growth of long shaggy hair on the flanks and under parts of the body and the well-known bushy tail.
The few remaining bison are on a ranch near Goodnight, in Armstrong county, where they have been crossed with polled Angus cattle.
Aaron seemed to be a little wary of the bison, which wasn't altogether a bad thing.
In this work appear woodcuts - rude but characteristic and unmistakable - of two distinct types of European wild cattle; one the aurochs, or ur, and the other the bison.
Ironically some of the most highly evolved cursors, such as saiga antelope, addax or bison have evolved short, light legs.
The park abounds in natural beauty and abundant wildlife, including bison and wild horses.
Somehow he always managed to get between her and the bison – even when she didn't know they were close.
Are you thinking about running from the bison, Gerald?
The south and central region was the land of the bison, its grasses affording a great pasture ground for tens of thousands of "buffaloes."
Among the wild animals found in the mountains are elephant, rhinoceros, bison and various kinds of feathered game.
Originally great herds of bison roamed over the Texas plains, and deer, bears and wolves were numerous, especially in the forests.
The bison, which once ranged the plains in large herds, have been exterminated; the moose and the elk are found only occasionally in the wilder regions; mountain sheep, antelope, black and grizzly bears, wolves, coyotes and lynx (" wild cats ") are also becoming rare.
Till about the middle of the 18th century the bison and the elk roamed the W.
Bison no longer roam the plains, and the elk has been driven out; but among the larger mammals still to be found in certain districts are the deer, prong-horn (in small numbers), puma, coyote, timber wolf, lynx (Lynx rufus and Lynx Canadensis) and the black and grizzly bear.
The herds of bison, antelope and elk that once roamed the prairies have vanished, but a few mountain sheep still graze on the grass-covered mesas in inaccessible portions of the Bad Lands.
- Before the advent of the white man, herds of bison roamed the prairies, but these have disappeared,' and, with the exception of deer and bears, large game is to be found only in the Bad Lands.
Stories were told of its attacking the bison, and it has been reported to carry off the carcase of a wapiti, weighing nearly 1000 lb, for a considerable distance to its den, there to devour it at leisure.
At the same time it was estimated that there were 34 wild bison in the United States and 600 in Canada.
of Cincinnati) have been found many bones of extinct mammals, such as the mastodon and the longlegged bison.'
The bison, although now nearly extinct, formerly roamed over nearly the entire region between the Appalachian and the Rocky Mountains.
The gaur (Bos gaurus), the " bison " of sportsmen, is found in all.
Even the bison, to some extent, keeps pace with the seasons cropping the pastures of the Colorado only till a greener and sweeter grass awaits him by the Yellowstone.
Normally I might say the Bison.
GAUR, the native name of the wild ox, Bos (Bibos) gaurus, of India, miscalled bison by sportsmen.
urus, the wild ox, and "ox") or Urus, the name of the extinct wild ox of Europe (Bos taurus primigenius), which after the disappearance of that animal became transferred to the bison.
Not the least important feature of the work of Herberstein is the application of the name aurochs to the wild ox, as distinct from the bison.
It contains many fine buildings, designed on the most modern lines, but its special feature is a series of spacious enlosures for large herds of bison and deer.
In a sense it serves also as a national reserve, and has already been an important factor in the preservation of the American bison.
Since the advance of civilization and indis c riminate slaughter have deprived them of the bison, g p so long their natural means of subsistence, the northwest tribes have been maintained chiefly at the expense of the country.
As early as 1784 the present site of the city of Buffalo came to be known as "the Buffalo Creek region" either from the herds of buffalo or bison which, according to Indian tradition, had frequented the salt licks of the creek, or more probably from an Indian chief.
A few wild bison still remain at large, and besides these there is a herd of about loo confined within a pasture in the Lamar Valley.
The wild goat, bison and elk have migrated to the Lithuanian forests.
Elephants are numerous, and tigers, leopards, bears, bison and various kinds of deer abound in the forests.
Many of the original wild animals, such as the bison, bear, beaver, deer and lynx, have disappeared; wolves, foxes and mink are rare; but rabbits, squirrels and raccoons are still common.
From the difficult nature of its habitat, and from the ferocity with which it charges an enemy, the pursuit of the bison is no less dangerous and no less exciting than that of the tiger or the elephant.
Great herds of bison formerly ranged the plains and a few are still preserved in the National Park.
In the open country the mule deer, the pronghorn antelope and the coyote are found, and the bison formerly ranged over the north-eastern part of the state; the side-striped groundsquirrel, Townsend's spermophile, the desert pack-rat and the desert pack-rabbit inhabit the flat country.
Deer were found in large numbers in all sections of the state, bear were common in the central and northern parts, bison were found in the south-west, wolves, lynx ("wild cats"), and foxes and other smaller animals particularly of fur-bearing varieties.
Side by side with these are found remains of a huge bison, generally regarded as specifically distinct from the living European animal and termed Bos (Bison) priscus.
Large oxen also occur in the Lower Pliocene of India, although not closely allied to the living kinds; while in the same formation are found remains of bison (or [?] yak) and buffaloes, some of the latter being nearly akin to the anoa, although much larger.
Somehow he always managed to get between her and the bison â€“ even when she didn't know they were close.
The bison were accustomed to having the horses graze around them, but the scent of strangers might make them nervous.
In 1952 this effort was extended by reintroducing bison into forest areas outside the fenced reserve.
One was a remarkable effort by a dedicated team showing wolves hunting wild bison in the remotest regions of northern Canada.
Henry Kelsey was the first white person to visit the Canadian plains and to see bison.
Anthrax has also been reported in a herd of free-ranging bison in the North-western Territories.
Carbon dates show that bison were present throughout Alaska from 45 to 5 Kyr, including the 11,000 year period of human occupation.
The forest was declared a hunting reserve in 1541 for the protection of European bison.
Buffalo The buffalo (American bison) also played a role in the water economy of the Plains.
bison herd roams freely here, along with other wildlife.
bison steaks in butter or olive oil until medium rare, 2 to 3 minutes per side and serve with the sauce.
bison hunt down in Texas was a howling success.
bison meat did not come in till later.
bison file provided above in case of any doubt.
Bison is also a parser generator in the style of Yacc.
gnawing marks on the bison's jaw are either from wolf or hyena, probably the former.
saiga antelope, addax or bison have evolved short, light legs.
The first studbook for a wild animal in captivity was for the European bison.
tule mat covers which were eventually replaced by bison skins during the late 18th century.
All the species may be included in the genus Bos, with several subgeneric divisions (see Anoa, Aurochs, Bantin, Bison, Buffalo, Gaur, Gayal, Ox and YAK).
Burnt wheat, barley and linseed, with many varieties of seeds and fruits, were plentifully mingled with the bones of the stag, the ox, the swine, the sheep and the goat, representing the ordinary food of the inhabitants, while remains of the beaver, the fox, the hare, the dog, the bear, the horse, the elk and the bison were also found.
More distinct are the bisons, forming the sub-genus Bison, represented by the European and the American species (see Bison), the forehead of the skull being much shorter and wider, and the horns not arising from a crest on the extreme vertex, while the number of ribs is different (14 pairs in bisons, only 13 in oxen), and the hair on the head and neck is long and shaggy.
The tipi is made using twelve wood poles with tule mat covers which were eventually replaced by bison skins during the late 18th century.
Images commonly seen in lodge decor include evergreen trees, pinecones and a variety of wildlife, including deer, elk, moose, bears, bison, wolves, eagles, and fish.
The Pacific Stream formula uses real smoked salmon, and the Prairie formula uses roasted bison (lean meat) and roasted deer (venison).
They also carry natural pheasant, duck, lamb, bison, and elk formulas which are all natural but not organic.
Bison, raccoons, kangaroos, sloths, lemurs, giraffes, black bears, camels, Bengal tigers, several monkey species, yaks, and elk are only a few of the mammals that call Wild Adventures home.
Bison. Guile's wife, Jane (known as Julia in Japan) is sisters with Ken's wife, Julia.
Bison, with the help of Charlie and Guile.
Known as Mike Bison in Japan, his name was changed to Balrog to avoid issues arising from striking resemblance to Mike Tyson.
Bison's Shadoloo organization to aid in his effort to seek revenge.
Bison" name officially stands for Master.
Bison hosted the second world warrior tournament, wherein he is killed by Akuma's (Gouki in Japan) Shun Goku Satsu (Instant Hell Murder, or The Raging Demon).
Bison, as well as freedom from his tyranny.
Bison and crew, the Yoga expert made Cammy self aware.
Bison. He is a huge man, over seven feet tall and officially weighing in at 245 pounds.
Bison expelled all the goodness in his heart to harness Psycho Power, that goodness formed within Rose.
Bison takes complete control of her body.
The variety, number, and visibility of large animals is outstanding: you are sure to see bison and elk.
They wrote of the squirrels and chipmunks, but not about seeing bear and elk and bison.
Now if you stay a few days in Yellowstone, you will always see bison and elk and quite likely mule deer, pronghorn antelope, bighorn sheep, and both grizzly and black bear, as well as many small animals and birds of all sizes.
Allow time for the unexpected bison jam or to catch a second eruption of a phenomenal geyser.
Bison Corral - This unique section of the park features a small herd of bison, descendents of the bison brought to the park in 1892.
In 1920, shortly after the United States government donated an American bison to the city of Houston, the zoo moved to Hermann Park in the city's Museum District, so the bison had more room to roam.
There are some heart-friendly items on the menu, including the leaner, grilled bison steaks, meatloaf, and burgers.
Tweed's menu holds a few interesting vegetarian selections, as well as bison burgers and steaks.
Menu highlights include bison burgers, beef and lamb club sandwiches, organic pickled hen eggs and specialty cheese platters.
Her gaze brushed past him and rested on Aaron, who was eyeing the bison with obvious concern.
Dvina, and the Bison europea to the Byelovyezh forest in Grodno.
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