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12-22-2016

Bison bison athabascae

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Detailed information
Full Name: Wood Bison (Bison bison athabascae)
Where found: Wherever found
Critical Habitat:N/A
Species Group:Mammals
Current listing status
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
Threatened 06/02/1970 Alaska Region (Region 7) Wherever found
  • States/US Territories in which the Wood Bison, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  Alaska
  • US Counties in which the Wood Bison, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • Countries in which the the Wood Bison, Wherever found is known to occur:  Canada
  • Additional species information
Recovery

No recovery information is available for the Wood Bison.

Petition Title
Date Received by the FWS
Where the species is believed to or known to occur
Petitioner Name
Requested Action
Petition Finding(s)
Active
Petitions Document(s)
Bison, wood (Bison bison athabascae); Reclassify from E to T11/26/2007AK, CanadaNational Wood Bison Recovery Team Reclassify: Downlist threatenedNo
Bison, Wood (Bison bison athabascae); delist04/09/2012AK, Canada
  • Western Bison Association John Painter
  • Wind River Archeological Consultants
Delisting: RecoveryNo
Wood bison (Bison bison athabascae); Delist05/14/1998AK, Canada"Gary A. Pllumlee White River Bison Farm 9Delisting: Original Data in Error - New information90 Day Not Substantial on 11/25/1998NoPetition to delist Wood bison
Petition Title
Date Received by the FWS
Where the species is believed to or known to occur
Petitioner Name
Requested Action
Petition Finding(s)
Active
Petitions Document(s)
Bison, wood (Bison bison athabascae); Reclassify from E to T11/26/2007AK, CanadaNational Wood Bison Recovery Team Reclassify: Downlist threatenedNo
Bison, Wood (Bison bison athabascae); delist04/09/2012AK, Canada
  • Western Bison Association John Painter
  • Wind River Archeological Consultants
Delisting: RecoveryNo
Wood bison (Bison bison athabascae); Delist05/14/1998AK, Canada"Gary A. Pllumlee White River Bison Farm 9Delisting: Original Data in Error - New information90 Day Not Substantial on 11/25/1998NoPetition to delist Wood bison
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