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Environment
2:29 pm
Thu January 1, 2015

Land Between the Lakes Auctioning Off Bison This Month

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A portion of Land Between the Lakes’ Bison are destined to leave the pastures of the elk and bison prairie this winter.

The Forest Service will hold a public auction in January to reduce the size of the bison herd by 38. Mostly calves and yearlings are slated for sale, along with a few bulls, cows, and heifers.

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Environment
11:39 am
Wed July 2, 2014

11 Exotic Animals You Don't Need Permits for in Kentucky

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Dog and cat getting you down? Longing for something truly unique, unusual or exotic? Kentucky defines "exotic wildlife" as species which have never naturally existed in the wild in the Commonwealth, including introduced species that have become naturalized. Let's take a look at some of the more interesting ones and find out which could be your next best friend or business venture.

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Afternoon Update
3:32 pm
Fri July 27, 2012

Afternoon Round-Up 7/27/12

Hundreds of Native Americans are expected to gather Saturday at a former dairy farm in Goshen, Conn., to hold a sacred naming ceremony for what they hope is a rare white buffalo.
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Today on NPR: In Connecticut, the birth of what's thought to be a rare white bison is drawing Native Americans to a sacred ceremony.

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