European bison in Kraansvlak. Photo: Ruud Maaskant
April 22, 2017

Milestone: 10 years of bison in Dutch nature

On April 24 2017 it is exactly ten years ago that the first European bison project in Dutch nature started. Three bison made their very first steps in dune area Kraansvlak near Zandvoort. The goal? Gain experiences with natural grazing of bison in Dutch nature. 

European bison herd Kraansvlak
April 21, 2017

Bison in spotlights April 23

Sunday April 23, the bison project will be showcased in visitor centre De Kennemerduinen in Overveen near Haarlem. It is ten years ago that Europe's largest terrestrial mammal put hooves on the ground in Dutch nature, in dune area Kraansvlak.