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Wisent or European Bison up close and personal

The herd of Wisent in Bialowieza region of Eastern Poland is one of the first examples that large mammals can be brought back from (near) extinction. After Worl...
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The herd of Wisent in Bialowieza region of Eastern Poland is one of the first examples that large mammals can be brought back from (near) extinction. After World War 1 the last wild individual was shot and soon after the Polish government started a rigorous breeding program with zoo animals. These days there are more than 500 living wild in Bialowieza and numerous herds have been started in other parts of Poland, central and western Europe!
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mattarmstrong
 
mattarmstrong February 18, 2016
stunning shot !...:)
ImnluvwitanSRT4
 
ImnluvwitanSRT4 February 29, 2016
Fierce!