Buffalo Wallows

Wallows have been used for:  A dusting bowl for bison  Tank for holding water  Place for new life to form  Hiding place from the enemy  Hiding place for stolen goods  Gravesite / / 1888 Definition: BUFFALO WALLOWS – (1) Curious depressions in the prairies are so called. These, says Colonel Dodge, are formed in the following manner. A heavy rainfall deluges the hard and level country. The water is soon absorbed by the thirsty soil, or licked up by the hot sun-rays: a portion of the soil, a little more moist that adjoining, opens in cracks such as can be … Read more