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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/European_bison

The European bison is the heaviest surviving wild land animal in Europe; a typical European bison is about 2.1 to 3.5 m (6.9 to 11.5 ft) long, not counting a tail of 30 to 80 cm (12 to 31 in), and 1.6 to 2.1 m (5.2 to 6.9 ft) tall. At birth, calves are quite small, weighing between 15 and 35 kg (33 and 77 lb). In the free-ranging population of the Białowieża Forest of Belarus and Poland ...

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The European Bison, also called the ‘Wisent’, is the largest land mammal of the continent of Europe.Often confused with the American Bison, the population of the wisents has got dramatically low in the past few decades, which is mainly because of human predation.In 1996, IUCN declared this species as ‘endangered’. However, with the gradual increase in population, their status has been ...

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“The European bison is really a different animal. Although they look somewhat like the American bison they are completely different. At one time we had 32 of them on the farm which was the largest privately held wisent herd in the world at that time.

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Main Characteristics European Bison are smaller than their better-known American Bison relatives. They have a body length between 2.1 and 3.1 m (7 - 10 ft), a tail length between 30 and 60 cms (12 - 24 inches) and females typically weigh between 300 and 540 kgs (660 - 1,190 lbs) and males between 400 and 920 kgs (880 - 2,028 lbs), although some large bulls have been recorded at 1,000 kgs ...

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American Bison A bison has a shaggy, long, dark brown winter coat, and a lighter weight, lighter brown summer coat. As is typical in ungulates, the male bison are slightly larger than the female and, in some cases, can be considerably heavier.

www.britannica.com/animal/European-bison

Other articles where European bison is discussed: Belovezhskaya Forest: …I, the European bison, or wisent, was reintroduced to the Belovezhskaya with zoo-bred animals. The forest remains the European bison’s most notable home, though the animals are now also found again in other parts of Europe, including Lithuania, Russia, and Ukraine.

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The European bison (Bison bonasus) is a Eurasian species of Bison. It is one of two extant species of bison, alongside the American Bison. European bison were hunted to extinction in the wild, with the last wild animals being shot in the Białowieża Forest (on the Poland-Belarus border) in 1919...

www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/may/21/-sp-european-bison-europe-romania...

A European bison (Bison bonasus) checks his new surroundings after being relocated to Armenis, Tarcu mountains, southwestern Romania. Photograph: Costas Dumitrescu The crowd surges forward against ...

blog.nature.org/science/2017/08/22/remarkable-story-how-bison-returned-europe

The mention of bison roaming conjures images of specific places: Yellowstone and the Badlands, the Great Plains and prairie preserves. The wide-open spaces of North America, past and present. But Europe? Chances are, your mind does not connect bison and Europe. But yes, there are bison in Europe. In ...

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Wildscreen's Arkive project was launched in 2003 and grew to become the world's biggest encyclopaedia of life on Earth. With the help of over 7,000 of the world’s best wildlife filmmakers and photographers, conservationists and scientists, Arkive.org featured multi-media fact-files for more than 16,000 endangered species.