Research Bibliography - Bison
Archer, Steve. 1982. Dietary Analysis of Sympatric Herbivores at Wind Cave National Park. 1 p. + 7 tables.
Berger, Joel and Cunningham, Carol. 1999. Bison, mating and conservation in small populations. In Pearl, Mary C. (ed.) Methods and Cases in Conservation Science. Columbia University Press, New York, NY. 330+ p.
Brizuela, Miguel A. 1985. Silicon Concentration of Grasses from Sites with Different Prairie Dog and Bison Grazing Histories. M.S. Thesis. Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, Colorado. 36 p.
Brizuela, Miguwl A., Detling, James K. and Cid, M. Silva. 1986. Silicon Concentration of Grasses Growing in Sites with Different Grazing Histories. Ecology 67. pp. 1098-1101.
Brookshier, Jennifer S. 2000. Effects of Forced Weaning on Mother-Daughter Associations and Reproduction in Bison (Bison bison). M.S. Thesis. Utah State University, Logan, Utah. 64 p.
Cahalane, Victor H. 1948. The Status of Mammals in the US National Park System, 1947. Journal of Mammalogy 29. pp. 247-259.
Cid, M. Silvia, Detling, James K., Whicker, April D. and Brizuela, Miguel A. 1991. Vegetational Responses of a Mixed-Grass Prairie Site Following Exclusion of Prairie Dogs and Bison. Journal of Range Management 44. pp. 100-105.
Cid, Maria Silvia. 1987. Prairie Dog and Bison Grazing Effects on Maintenance of Attributes of a Prairie Dog Colony. PhD Dissertation. Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO. 112+ p.
Coppock, D.L. and Detling, J.K.. 1986. Alteration of bison and black-tailed prairie dog grazing interaction by prescribed burning. Journal of Wildlife Management 50. pp. 452-455.
Coppock, D.L., Detling, J.K., Ellis, J.E. and Dyer, M.I. 1983. Plant-herbivore interactions in a North American mixed-grass prairie. I. Effects of black-tailed prairie dogs on intraseasonal aboveground plant biomass and nutrient dynamics and plant species diversity. Oecologia 56. pp. 1-9.
Coppock, D.L, Ellis, J.E., Detling, J.K. and Dyer, M.I. 1983. Plant-herbivore interactions in a North American mixed-grass prairie. II. Responses of bison to modification of vegetation by prairie dogs. Oecologia 56. pp. 10-15.
Coppock, D. Layne, Detling, James K. and Dyer, Melvin I. 1980. Interactions Among Bison, Prairie Dogs, and Vegetation in Wind Cave National Park. Final report to National Park Service, Wind Cave National Park, Hot Springs, SD. 177 p.
Coppock, David Layne. 1980. Bison-Prairie Dog-Vegetation Interactions in Wind Cave National Park, South Dakota. M.S. Thesis. Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO. 145 p.
Dahlgren, Robert B. and Popp, Jewel K. 1978. Food Habits of Bison at Wind Cave National Park. University of Wyoming NPS Research Center, Second Annual Report: 161-165.
Day, T.A. and Detling, J.K.. 1990. Changes in Grass Leaf Water Relations Following Bison Urine Deposition. American Midlands Naturalist 123. pp. 171-178.
Day, T.A. and Detling, J.K.. 1990. Grassland Patch Dynamics and Herbivore Grazing Preference Following Urine Deposition. Ecology 71. pp. 180-188.
Detling, James K., Hobbs, N. Thompson and Gerhardt, Troy 1993. Grass-grazer Interactions at Wind Cave National Park, Final Report. 52 p.
Detling, James K. and Whicker, April D. 1987. Control of Ecosystem Processes by Prairie Dogs and Other Grassland Herbivores. In Uresk, Daniel W., Schenbeck, Greg L. and Cefkin, Rose (eds.) Eighth Great Plains Wildlife Damage Control Workshop. pp. 23-29.
Devenport, J. FreGreen, Wendy C.H.//Rothstein, Aron. 1991. Sex bias or equal opportunity? Patterns of maternal investment in bison. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 29.d. 1961. Syringe Projection Experiments on Wind Cave Bison. 8 p.
Game Preserve 1912-1935. Various Documents.
Garretson, Martins S. 1938. The American Bison. New York Zoological Society, New York. 254 p.
Great Divide Pictures (Chris Wheeler - Director). 2001. Wind Cave: One Park, Two Worlds.
Green, Ronald A. 1998. Nitrogen Distribution in a Perennial Grassland: The Role of American Bison. Colorado State University.
Green, Wendy and Rothstein, Aron. 1984. Herd Status and Culling Guide, Wind Cave National Park, May 1984. 9+ p.
Green, Wendy C.H. 1986. Age-Related Differences in Nursing Behavior Among American Bison Cows (Bison bison). Journal of Mammalogy 67. pp. 739-741.
Green, Wendy C.H. 1990. Reproductive effort and associated costs in bison (Bison bison): Do older mothers try harder? Behavioral Ecology 1. pp. 148-160.
Green, Wendy C.H. and Berger, Joel. 1990. Maternal investment in sons and daughters: problems of methodology. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 27. pp. 99-102.
Green, Wendy C.H., Griswold, Joseph G. and Rothstein, Aron. 1989. Post-weaning associations among bison mothers and daughters. The Association for the Study of Animal Behavior 38. pp. 847-858.
Green, Wendy C.H. and Rothstein, Aron. 1991. Sex bias or equal opportunity? Patterns of maternal investment in bison. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 29.
Green, Wendy C.H. and Rothstein, Aron. 1991. Trade-offs between growth and reproduction in female bison. Oecologia 86. pp. 521-527.
Green, Wendy Carroll Hortenstine. 1987. Mother-daughter interactions in American bison (Bison bison): Factors associated with individual variation. Ph.D. Dissertation. City University of New York. 202+ p.
Hart, Ray D.. 1961. Bison Immobilization Research, South Dakota, 1960. Pittman-Robertson Project, W-75-R-3; Job Outline, B-10, 1-3. 11 p.
Haugen, Arnold O. 1974. Reproduction in the Plains Bison. Iowa State Journal of Research 49.
Haugen, Arnold O. and Shult, Milo J. 1968. Breeding Biology and Behavior of American Bison. pp. 25-44.
Ingham, R.E. and Detling, J.K. 1982. Plant-Herbivore Interactions in North America Mixed-Grass Prairie. IV. Effects of Grazing by Prairie dogs and Bison on Populations of Soil Nematodes. Oecologia 61. pp 307-313.
Klukas, R.W. 1984. Bison Reduction-Brucellosis Eradication Program, Nov 29 to Dec 1, 1983. 7 p.
Klukas, R.W. 1979. Natural Mortality of Bison and Elk in Wind Cave National Park. Annual Summer Conference, Central Mountains and Plains Section of The Wildlife Society. 13 p.
Klukas, R.W. 1978. Report on aerial census of bison and elk, February 17, 1978. 5 p.
KOTA TV, Rapid City, SD. 1983. Wind Cave Bison Round-up 1983.
Kreuger, K. 1986. Interactions and activity patterns of bison and prairie dogs at Wind Cave National Park: Implications for managers. Conference on National Wilderness: Current Research. pp. 203-208.
Kreuger, K. 1985. Interactions and Activity, Patterns of Bison and Prairie Dogs at Wind Cave National Park. 17 p.
Krueger, Kirsten. 1984. An Experimental Analysis of Feeding Relationships among Bison, Pronghorn, and Prairie Dogs. 44+ p.
Krueger, Kirsten. 1986. Feeding Relationships among Bison, Pronghorn, and Prairie Dogs: An Experimental Analysis. Ecology 67. pp. 760-770.
Krueger, Kirsten. 1987. Research and Wind Cave: Big News from a Small Park. Park Science - A Resource Management Bulletin 8.
Krueger, Kirsten. 1986. Interactions and Activity Patterns of Bison and Prairie Dogs at Wind Cave National Park: Implications for Managers. National Wilderness Research Conference. pp. 203-207.
Loring, J. Alden. 1911. Report on Certain Lands in South Dakota Suitable for a Buffalo and Game Reserve. American Bison Society.
McHugh, Tom. 1958. Social Behavior of the American Buffalo (Bison bison). Zoological 43. pp. 1-40+.
Nesheim, David. 2004. Who Wants a buffalo?: South Dakota's Fenced Herds and Experiments in Management, 1901-1952. M.S. Thesis. University of Nebraska - Lincoln. 127 p.
Mogen, Kim. 1977. A History of Animal Management at Wind Cave National Park. 23 p.
Petersburg, Stephen J. 1973. Bull Bison Behavior at Wind Cave National Park. M.S. Thesis. Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. 302 p.
Popp, Jewel Kay. 1981. Range Ecology of Bison on Mixed Grass Prairie at Wind Cave National Park. M.S. Thesis. Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. 59 p.
Redak, Richard A., Detling, James K. and Capinera, John L. 1998. The Role of Prairie Dogs (Cynomys ludovicianus) and Bison (Bison bison) in Determining the Abundance and Species Composition of Grasshoppers in Wind Cave National Park. Colorado State University. 5 p.
Rothstein, Aron. 1988. Social Organization in Juvenile Bison Bulls (Bison bison): Non-linear Dominance and Dyadic Associations. PhD dissertation. The City University of New York. 99 p.
Rothstein, Aron and Griswold, Joseph G. 1991. Age and sex preferences for social partners by juvenile bison bulls, Bison bison. Animal Behavior 41: 227-237.
Shult, Milo Jack. 1972. American bison behavior patterns at Wind Cave National Park. PhD Dissertation. Iowa State University. 178 p.
Turner, Ronald W. 1974. Mammals of the Black Hills of South Dakota and Wyoming. University of Kansas, Lawrence. Miscellaneous Publication No. 60. 178 p.
Vanderhye, Alberta Virginia Ravndal. 1985. Interspecific Nutrition Faciliation: Do Bison Benefit from Feeding on Prairie Dog Towns? MS Thesis. Colorado State University. 44 p.
Wydeven, A.P. and Dahlgren, R.B. 1984. Habitat Relationships of Four Prairie Ungulates in the Northern Great Plains. 24 p.
Wydeven, A.P. and Dahlgren, R.B. 1985. Ungulate Habitat Relationships in Wind Cave National Park. Journal of Wildlife Management 49(2): 805-813.
Did You Know?
Winds caused by changes in barometric pressure are what give Wind Cave its name. These winds have been measured at the cave's walk-in entrance at over 70 mph. The winds at the natural entrance of the cave attracted the attention of Native Americans and early settlers.