URGENT: Four Mexican gray wolves caught in leg traps in New Mexico. Many more leg hold traps, snares and poisons are found across the New Mexico landscape.

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© John Ruth

Northern Plains

Resources for Northern Plains

Freese, C.H. et al. 2006. Second chance for the plains bison, Biological Conservation 136 (2007) 175-184. Doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2006.11.019.

Lott, D. F. 2002. American bison: A natural history. University of California Press, Berkeley, California, 229 pp.

Miller, B., Reading, R.P., Forrest, S. 1996. Prairie night: Black-footed ferret and the recovery of endangered species. Smithsonian Institution Press, 254 pp.

Schrag, A.M. and Olimb, S. 2012. Threats assessment for the Northern Great Plains Ecoregion. World Wildlife Fund-US., Bozeman, MT. 68 pp.

Here is a map showing states in the Northern Plains: Nebraska, Wyoming, Montana, and South and North Dakota. (Note the map includes two Canadian provinces, Alberta and Saskatchewan, which Defenders does not work in.)