Bison Return to the State of Illinois

The Illinois News Network reports that it’s been about 30 years in the making, but bison have returned to the State of Illinois, and they’re bringing positive economic and environmental news with them.

Cody Considine, the restoration ecologist at Nachusa Grasslands, a non-profit organization, said he can’t quantify the exact economic impact of the bison’s return, but he is seeing a larger number of people coming out to the “Autumn on the Prairie” Annual Celebration.

You can read the full story here.

Photo: http://ilnews.org/11466/bison-coming-back-illinois/

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