Dawn of the Bison. Foto: Jasper Doest
October 19, 2016

Recognition for Dawn of the Bison

Dutch wildlife photographer Jasper Doest (37) made a great appearance in the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. With his picture “Dawn of the Bison’ he
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Bison at sunset. Photo: Ruud Maaskant
September 21, 2016

Article about bison

In the latest Zoogdier, the journal of the Dutch Mammal Society, an article was published about bison in the Netherlands. In particular on the findings of the Kraansvlak project.
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Bison at the Bison Trail. Photo: Ruud Maaskant
September 1, 2016

Bison trail open to public again

From September 1st you can enjoy the "Bison trail" again that reopens to the public. On this (mostly) sandy path you have a good chance to encounter bison or other large grazing
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French bulls in Kraansvlak herd. Photo: Ruud Maaskant
July 21, 2016

Bulls fully integrated in bison herd

The French bulls that have been released into their new home at the end of June, have met the herd in Kraansvlak within a day. Ever since, both bulls are part of the herd that is
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June 24, 2016

French bulls in Kraansvlak herd

On June 23rd, the two French bulls that arrived at Kraansvlak in May, have been released from their adjustment area. Together with the current group of bison, these subadult bulls
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June 10, 2016

Highland cattle in Kraansvlak

In June, a small family group of Highland cattle (cow, calf, bull) has been released into the dune area Kraansvlak. Also in other areas within Zuid-Kennemerland National Park, of
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bison bulls
May 12, 2016

New bison bulls to Kraansvlak herd

On May the 11th 2016, two bison bulls originating from a nature reserve in the south of France have arrived at Kraansvlak, part of National Park Zuid-Kennemerland. The animals of
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Bison herd at Bison Trail
April 3, 2016

Visitor record Bison Trail

Since September 2012, it is possible to go on your own making use of a foot path, the so called Bison Trail, in bison area Kraansvlak. The path is open during the months of
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