Wild Bison Return To IL
It’s been a long time since you could say there were bison roaming the prairie in Illinois. The last ones were thought to have died off here or moved to other places in the 1800s. And while bison have still been raised here on farms, there haven’t been efforts for bison conservation in the state. That is, until now.
Cody Considine is an ecologist for the The Nature Conservancy at the Nachusa Grasslands. He joined us for this interview: