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Elk Island bison head to Montana

Bison calves from Elk Island National Park are headed to the American Plains Reserve in Montana to help with herd conservation efforts.

Bison calves from Elk Island National Park are headed to the American Plains Reserve in Montana to help with herd conservation efforts.

It's a homecoming of sorts for these 70 animals— they are descended from bison that once roamed the United States.

The CBC's John Robertson prepared this report.

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