Bison Management 14
In 1994 the Park began implanting microchips just under the skin behind the right ear of each bison, as a secondary means of identification. A special scanner that is connected to the Wind Cave Roundup computer program reads the microchips. Once the microchip is read, the bison database is automatically updated.
Did You Know?
Wind Cave is one of the longest caves in the world and has an amazing amount of a rare cave formation called boxwork. More...