The black-footed ferret does a 'happy dance.'

Tara Stephens, a population ecologist from the Calgary Zoo who studies prairie dogs in Grasslands National Park.

Growing the bison population on Canada's prairies.

Burrowing owl; population in decline but still surviving.

How lizards survive in the Canadian prairies.

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