Wood Bison

Most all Wood Bison are in Canada  (Bison bison athabascae)  February 14, 2019 Notice to the Wildlife Import Export Community (F&WS) Subject: Wood bison (Bison bison athabascae) Background: At the most recent Conference of the Parties (CoP 17), held in Johannesburg, South Africa, September 24 – October 4, 2016. A proposal by Canada to delist the Wood bison from CITES was adopted and came into effect on January 2, 2017. Therefore no CITES documents are required for this species as of January 2, 2017. However, the Wood bison is protected and listed as Threatened under the US Endangered Species Act (ESA). … Read more