Bison anthrax-free this year

by Tim Edwards - May 20, 2018

Anthrax hasn’t been a problem for bison in Wood Buffalo National Park this year, according to the park’s conservation manager. Rhona Kindopp says it’s important to note the risk to humans of naturally-occurring anthrax throughout soils in western and Northern Canada is “extremely low.” “Under certain environmental conditions, anthrax spores may concentrate near the surface…

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