• An aerial view of Old Faithful erupting taken from Observation Point with the Old Faithful Inn to the side.


    National Park ID,MT,WY

Historic Bison Study

The Bison of Yellowstone National Park

Margaret Mary Meagher
Research Biologist
National Park Service

National Park Service
Scientific Monograph Series
Number One

The Bison of Yellowstone National Park
-An Historic Document from 1973-

Full Document - 4.3MB pdf
Habits - 675KB pdf
Contents - 174KB pdf Habitat Relationships - 728KB pdf
Introduction - 54KB pdf Population Regulation - 86KB pdf
The Study Area - 378KB pdf Appendices - 479KB pdf
The Bison Population - 625KB pdf References & Index - 178KB pdf
General Characteristics - 453KB pdf

Did You Know?

Dog Hooked to Travois for Transporting Goods.

Some groups of Shoshone Indians, who adapted to a mountain existence, chose not to acquire the horse. These included the Sheep Eaters, or Tukudika, who used dogs to transport food, hides, and other provisions. The Sheep Eaters lived in many locations in Yellowstone.