National (U.S.) Mammal


Bison; National Bison Range, near St. Ignatius, MT.

Bison (Bison bison); National Bison Range, near St. Ignatius, MT.  Photo by Keith Ewing/Flickr (Noncommercial Use Permitted with Attribution).

Official Mammal of the USA

President Barack Obama signed the National Bison Legacy Act into law on May 9, 2016, designating the bison as the official mammal of the United States of America. State Mammal Symbols

National (U.S.)


Bison / American buffalo; photo © James Ownby: My View of Nature (all rights reserved; used by permission).

Bison / American buffalo


The Return of the Bison (Full Version)