Category: Bison Roundup Tallgrass Prairie

First Bison of 2016 born at Tallgrass Prairie Preserve

Press Release by: Katie Hawk Along with his daughter and four grandchildren, George Perdue of Texas witnessed a once-in-a-lifetime experience at Joseph H. Williams Tallgrass Prairie Preserve in Pawhuska on Easter Sunday: the first baby bison of 2016 alongside its mother just after birth!…

Tallgrass Praire Preserve announces Renaming to Honor Joseph Williams

Press Release by Tallgrass Prairie Communications Director Katie Hawk PAWHUSKA, OK – More than a quarter century ago, through the leadership of Joseph H. Williams, the dream of many Oklahomans to see a significant piece of the iconic tallgrass prairie in Osage County permanently…

Bison Roundup at the Tallgrass Prairie

At this year’s bison roundup at the Tallgrass Prairie, the bison were counted, vaccinated, tagged (if needed), weighed and de-wormed. During a closed bidding process, a buyer was chosen for some bison that would be sold. A buyer from Idaho won the bid, said…