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The Wolakota Buffalo Project

5m 51s

The Rosebud Indian Reservation is moving forward on their Wolakota Project to bring the buffalo home to restore the Buffalo Nation. Wolakota means "The Lakota way of life." 40 square miles of ranchland owned by the reservation is being converted to a buffalo range. SDPB visits the leaders working on this monumental effort.

The Wolakota Buffalo Project
Corporate funding for The American Buffalo was provided by Bank of America. Major funding was provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and by The Better Angels Society and its following members: The Margaret A. Cargill Foundation fund at the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation; Diane and Hal Brierley; The Keith Campbell Foundation for the Environment; John and Catherine Debs; Kissick Family Foundation; Fred and Donna Seigel; Jacqueline Mars; John and Leslie McQuown; and Mr. and Mrs. Paul Tudor Jones. Funding was also provided by The Volgenau Foundation.
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