Bison are being introduced to the Russian Arctic to replace extinct woolly mammoths. But why?

Dec 16, 2022
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American Bison actually make sense, as opposed to European Bison, because American Bison are direct descendants of Steppe Bison, which were the beasts that lived in that part of the world.

European bison are hybrids between Steppe Bison and Aurochs, which were the animals from which domesticated cattle descend.