• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Abstract - Syringe Projection Experiments on Wind Cave Bison

Devenport, J. Fred. 1961. Syringe Projection Experiments on Wind Cave Bison. 8 p.

Abstract

The object of this experiment was to determine if buffalo calves can be vaccinated for Brucellosis by either direct vaccination with a Carbon Dioxide propelled syringe and a temporary color marking by paint syringe, or secondly, immobilizing the animal with a Carbon Dioxide propelled syringe containing an immobilizing drug and then vaccinating and marking by while the animal is down.

These experiments were conducted at Wind Cave National Park during November 15 to December 1, 1960.

Did You Know?

Sign used at Wind Cave in 1903 when the cave became a national park.

Wind Cave is the first cave in the world to be designated as a national park. That occurred on January 9, 1903.