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Give Kansas back to the buffalo?

Dear Editor,
I read the article in The Great Bend Tribune: “Home on the Range: Bison removed from Brit Spaugh Zoo”.
With Gov. Sam Brownback convening an animal health summit, I wish that he, the Kansas Legislature, and citizens at-large would propose and encourage a bison refuge near the town of Bison in Rush County, just slightly northwest of Great Bend.
While I understand that the bison were removed from the soo at Great Bend and relocated to a 30,000 acreage in Nebraska, for health reasons, I still feel that Kansas should encourage more natural open-space refuges for bison ...

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