More than 200 bison killed in hunt outside Yellowstone

Posted: March 23, 2013 - 4:01am


This Feb. 4, 2011 file photo shows bison grazing near the U.S. Route 89 highway just outside of Gardiner, Mont. Hundreds of bison have left the boundaries of Yellowstone National Park this winter in search of food. The annual hunt for wild bison migrating from Yellowstone National Park has hit its highest level in decades. Driven by strong participation from American Indian tribes, roughly 250 of the animals have been killed this season after leaving Yellowstone for winter range at lower elevations in Monta
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Hunters killed more wild bison migrating from Yellowstone National Park this season than they have in decades, with the...