A young American bison or buffalo (Bison bison) among a small herd at Brookfield Zoo near Chicago. Brookfield, Illinois, USA.

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A young American bison or buffalo (Bison bison) among a small herd at Brookfield Zoo near Chicago. Brookfield, Illinois, USA.
Bruce Leighty / Alamy Stock Photo
Image ID: KX5A7X
A young American bison or buffalo (Bison bison) among a small herd at Brookfield Zoo near Chicago. The American buffalo has made a dramatic recovery from near extinction at the end of the 19th century. Presently there are about 500,00 to 600,000 bison roaming on private and public land in the United States outside of zoos and reserves.
Location: Brookfield, IL, United States